Resources

  1. The JED Foundationworking to reduce emotional distress and prevent suicide among college students.
  2. National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273-TALK (8255): Suicide hotline, 24/7 free and confidential, nationwide network of crisis centers
  3. Suicide Prevention – Minnesota Department of Health: Suicide is a preventable public health problem – it is rarely random or inevitable. Everyone can help prevent suicide
  4.  The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) is a not-for-profit organization exclusively dedicated to understanding and preventing suicide through research, education and advocacy, and to reaching out to people with mental disorders and those impacted by suicide.
  5.  SAMHSA Suicide Prevention  – Provide individuals, families, professionals, and organizations with information and resources to seek help and provide assistance.
  6. National Institute of Mental Illness: Evidence based literature, research and resources for the prevention of suicide.
  7. National Alliance on Mental Illness Minnesota – NAMI: Working to improve the lives of children and adults with mental illnesses and their families.
  8. Child Crisis Services – Hennepin County
    A mobile crisis response is provided when an initial telephone screening suggests that a child may be experiencing a “mental health crisis” or “mental health emergency.”
  9. PrairieCare: PrairieCare is proud to offer Free Needs Assessments to anybody looking for local psychiatric services.

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