Daniel's Story
Suicide FAQ
In Harms Way
Older Adults
Are You Suicidal?
Signs of Suicide
Someone Suicidal
About Suicide
Suicide Facts
Suicide is Painless
Suicide
Managing Tomorrow
Suicide in Memory
Starry Angel

 

Every year thirty thousand Americans - among them many who seem to have everything to live for - commit suicide. Ten times as many attempt to take their own lives.

Usually suicide is a desperate cry for help, a last attempt to communicate from a private hell. For people who take their own lives, death seems the best, if not the only solution to peace, not only for themselves, but for their families and friends.

Suicide is a major problem for those with mood disorders.  It is estimated that as many as fifteen percent of individuals with untreated Bipolar Disorder commit suicide.

If you are reading this and are actively suicidal now call 911, go to your nearest emergency room. call your doctor or call a suicide hotline - see links at
Are You Suicidal?  This is URGENT - Do not wait to seek safety.

 

    Our Suicide Wall is a Memorial Wall for messages in memory of loved ones who have died by suicide.  If you have lost someone close to you to suicide you may wish to write a short prose in memory of that person, or just mention their name.  View the messages posted on the Suicide Wall.

 

 

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