Teens/Young Adults

young male holding his head

In 2015, suicide was the 3rd leading cause of death for young Floridians ages 10-24 .

If you need someone to talk to you can text “START” to 741-741.

You can also text “ANSWER” to 839863. This is 24/7 crisis support.

LGBTQ youth

Lifeline Crisis Chat

For helpful tips visit:

For resources written for teens by teens visit:

To learn what to do if you are being bullied visit:

To watch a positive music video, created by Mayo Clinic, that encourages troubled teens to communicate with an adult for help and support. It also depicts how teens can talk to adults in a variety of situations

To learn more about youth suicide warning signs, visit: