Suicide Prevention

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The Jana Marie Foundation, Prevent Suicide PA, Pennsylvania Network for Student Assistance Services (PNSAS), and Garrett Lee Smith (GLS) Youth Suicide Prevention Grant are pleased to share a resource guide for communities for National Suicide Prevention Month.  Within the month of September, the week of September 6th-12th is recognized as National Suicide Prevention Week, with Thursday, September 10th marking World Suicide Prevention Day

 

The resource guide provides examples of activities that you can implement in your community to raise awareness of the importance of suicide prevention.  This includes ideas for training, social media posts, virtual backgrounds, a sample proclamation, and more.

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Who We Are

The Coalition consists of community partners and individuals who are dedicated to making a progressive change in Lancaster County by reducing suicide rates, and includes nonprofit organizations, area hospitals, schools, behavioral health facilities, law enforcement, government, businesses, survivors and concerned citizens.

JOIN THE COALITION by signing up for our e-newsletters and receive ongoing meeting information – simply walk into a scheduled meeting listed on this the events page of this website.

  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
  • Nacional de Prevención del Suicidio: 1-888-628-9454
  • Crisis Text Line: Text "PA" to 741-741
  • Veteran Crisis Line: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
  • Disaster Distress Helpline: 1-800-985-5990
  • Get Help Now Hotline for Substance Use Disorders: 1-800-662-4357
  • TransLifeline

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