Reviewed Suicide Information Links
(viewing 1 - 5 of 19)Suicide Awareness Voices of Education
Includes a helpful Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) file, general information on suicide and some common statistics, symptoms of depression, a book list and much more in an easy-to-read format. Frequently updated.
Suicide: Read This First
In the format of a crisis intervention, this site is dedicated to helping people who are considering suicide get through their crisis. It grows out of the author's 14 years work with online (and telephone) crisis counseling and online support groups on depression and suicide. Includes links as well as lots of helpful information.
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is a national, (USA) federally funded network of local crisis centers providing suicide prevention and intervention services through a toll-free telephone number: 1-800-273-TALK (8255). Its mission is to provide immediate assistance to individuals in suicidal crisis by connecting them to the nearest available crisis center in their area. The website provides information about the programs offered.
Befrienders Suicide Information
Befriender's International provides information for anyone feeling low, depressed or suicidal, or worried about a friend or relative, information about befriending and how it can help to prevent suicide, general information about issues relating to suicide, and free access to the world's most comprehensive directory of suicide and crisis helplines.
Suicide Information and Education Centre
Suicide Information and Education Centre (SIEC) is a library and resource center. They do not do crisis intervention or counseling; instead, this site gives recommendations on where to get help, in both Canada and the US. Located on this site is a comprehensive list of suicide prevention resources, crisis support information, and links to other helpful suicide prevention sites. This site was found to be very user friendly, and would be very helpful to someone that is thinking about committing suicide or knows of someone that may be suicidal.