World Suicide Prevention Day; and resources

World Suicide Prevention Day; and resources
Posted on 09/10/2019
In observance of the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline's World Suicide Prevention Day, we would like to share these resources:

Five action steps to help someone who may be suicidal:

"Be the One to Help Save a Life" call for action:

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255

Nacional de Prevencion del Suicidio: 1-888-628-9454

Crisis Connections

Crisis Text Line
Text “HEAL” to 741741

Suicide prevention information from King County:

Teen Link, which offers peer counseling from teens who are trained in crisis intervention. Teen Link is available from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. by calling 206-461-4922.

Tahoma School District also offers a tip line, called Safe Schools Alert, which can be used to share information about students in crisis. It can be found here (and also under the quick links on each district/building website):
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