IN THE CASE OF A LIFE-THREATENING EMERGENCY, IMMEDIATELY CALL 911.
The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline provides free and confidential emotional support to people in suicidal crisis or emotional distress 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Since its inception, the Lifeline has engaged in a variety of initiatives to improve crisis services and advance suicide prevention.
Suicide is a public health issue. Media and online coverage of suicide should be informed by using best practices. Some suicide deaths may be newsworthy. However, the way media cover suicide can influence behavior negatively by contributing to contagion, or positively by encouraging help-seeking. Find Recommendations for Reporting on Suicide Here.
KidGuard is a technology services company that provides information & tools for parents to keep their kids safe online.
The KidGuard Phone Monitoring service is a cell phone tracking software provided to parents to "spy" on their kids text messages, monitor gps location, track phone logs, chats, allowing the parent to stay on top of issues such as cyberbullying, online predators, teen depression, and other risks to their children arising from the internet.
The organizations listed above are of great benefit to those in need. The Speedy Foundation strives to provide an up-to-date list of relevant suicide prevention and mental health resources. Please reach out with additional organizations that you've found beneficial or with feedback on these groups: firstname.lastname@example.org.