Those who are at risk for suicide should not be stigmatized from seeking help.
Voluntary befriending those in need can be the gateway to a lifetime of family and community support as well as health and mental health services.
Seeking support by those “survivors” who are left behind by a loved one’s suicide should be viewed as a strength, not a weakness and the first step in working to resume a full life.
Community based partnerships in information and awareness-raising helps reduce the stigma of suicide.
Community service in suicide prevention is key to supporting those in need.
Suicide Prevention Resources for Rhode Island Residents
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