If you or someone you know is considering suicide, call 1-800-273-8255 now! The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline has trained counselors available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The Lifeline is free and confidential. You can call about an issue you’re facing or if you’re concerned about a friend or family member. If you’re struggling or concerned, please call. No call is too small or unimportant.
NPR Audio about National Foundation for Suicide Prevention and NAMI-Lehigh Valley In August 2013 on WDIY (88.1 FM), Lehigh Valley Discourse featured NAMI-Lehigh Valley and the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. To listen to this helpful discussion, click here.
The following organizations give advice on preventing suicide plus other information.
Empowerment for teens combating depression and suicide
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) of Greater Lehigh Valley
PA Adult/Older Adult Suicide Prevention Coalition