Suicide Prevention Resources

Last Updated: 9/23/2020 2:02 PM

Struggling or Concerned about a Friend?  You may find the following resources helpful

ACT - Acknowledge, Care, Tell 
Remembering this acronym could save a life

Save a Friend: Tips for Teens to Prevent Suicide

Helping Yourself or a Friend with Depression

West Virginia Suicide Prevention Resource Center
Suicide Prevention Resources - WV DHHR

Apps for quick advice on seeking help for yourself, your family, or friends:
"A Friend Asks" created by the Jason Foundation
KnowBullying app created by SAMHSA

"Teens Guide to Mental Health"

Student Created Resources
Information about Mental Health
Mental Health Brochure        


Training is required annually for all WV School Employees per the Jason Flatt Act

The School Employees Role in Preventing Suicide                                                                   

Need to Talk?  

The individuals listed below are among those who would love to help.  

School Counselors
School Nurses
Principal or Assistant Principals
Athletic Coaches

In an Emergency - Call 911

Call or conduct a secure web chat with The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline for 24/7 support and assistance

Suicide Prevention Lifeline