Working Together to Prevent Suicide: A Guide to Building Awareness

Working Together to Prevent Suicide: A Guide to Building Awareness

September is Suicide Prevention Month. COVID-19 has affected individuals throughout the country and around the world.

The pandemic has also shed light on continuing systemic racial inequities and health disparities in our communities. Although there is no conclusive evidence that suicide has increased during the pandemic, it is critical to promote our mental health and wellbeing. This guide contains ideas and suggestions for activities to help build awareness and take action to prevent suicide.