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 Of the over 15 million

college students

in the U.S.,

an estimated 1,100

die by suicide

each year

(about 3 per day).

Suicide Prevention Information Links

 Click on any of the links below for more information and resources for suicide prevention

The Jed Foundation -

From MTV's college network to social networking sites to campus papers to popular tours and events – The Jed Foundation is empowering millions of young people to protect their emotional health, support their friends and become advocates so every American has access to mental health help.

ULifeline -

A program of The Jed Foundation, ULifeline is an anonymous, confidential, online resource center, where college students can be comfortable searching for the information they need and want regarding mental health and suicide prevention.

Half of Us -

The Jed Foundation's Half of Us campaign with mtvU uses stories of students and high-profile artists to increase awareness about mental health problems and the importance of getting help. Visit to view video stories, learn more about emotional disorders, support others by becoming an advocate and download the My Mood Ring application for your Facebook page.

SAVE – Suicide Awareness Voices of Education -

SAVE is dedicated to the prevention of suicide and was a co-founding member of the National Council for Suicide Prevention. This site is based on the foundation and belief that suicide should no longer be considered a hidden or taboo topic and that through raising awareness and educating the public, we can SAVE lives.

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline -

The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline offers a 24-hour, toll-free, confidential suicide prevention hotline available to anyone in suicidal crisis or emotional distress. The Lifeline’s national network of local crisis centers, provide crisis counseling and mental health referrals day and night.


Created: December 14, 2009 @ 03:37 PM
Last Modified: December 17, 2009 @ 11:23 AM


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