To prevent suicide, we need to be able to talk about it openly—without fear or shame. But how we talk about suicide matters. These conversations can be helpful or harmful.
Suicide-related messages must be conveyed in ways that support safety, help-seeking, and healing.
Learn more about how you can take action now.
To learn more about South Dakota Suicide Prevention efforts, visit sdsuicideprevention.org and to learn more about the National Suicide Prevention work, visit suicidepreventionlifeline.org and the National Action Alliance for Suicide Prevention.
Call 1-800-273-TALK (8255) if you need help.