Jed Foundation Jed Foundation The Jed Foundation is a nonprofit public charity committed to reducing the young adult suicide rate and improving mental health support provided to college students nationwide. They provide the Ulifeline, which contains links to over 500 colleges around the county and is a website for college students that brings them information on the signs and symptoms of depression and links to the best sources of help, such as college counseling centers. The website also contains sections for parents and schools.
Friends For Survival, Inc Friends For Survival, Inc A national non-profit organization of people who have been affected by a death caused by suicide. Established in 1983, Friends for Survival is dedicated to providing a variety of peer support services that comfort those in grief, encourage healing and growth, foster the development of skills to cope with a loss and educate the entire community regarding the impact of suicide. The website contains facts and statistics about suicide and grief, articles, book recommendations, and a monthly newsletter that you can sign up for.
Centre for Suicide Research Oxford University The Centre conducts research investigations on suicidal behavior, disseminates research finds, collaborates with other major centers, and provides training opportunities for researchers and students. The website contains statistics about suicide, research summaries and publications, news, events and more.
Stop A Suicide Today Stop A Suicide Today Stop A Suicide Today teaches how to recognize the signs of suicide in those close to you. It emphasizes the relationship between suicide and mental illness and the notion that a key step in reducing suicide is to get those in need into mental health treatment. The website contains facts about suicide and mental disorders that can lead to suicidal feelings. There are also sections for survivors of suicide and professionals.
Suicide and Crisis Helplines around the World Suicide and Crisis Helplines around the World This is the site of former Befrienders International, which is now maintained by Samaritans. The website provides access to suicide and crisis helplines in over 50 countries, as well as basic facts about suicide. The site is available in 14 languages.