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Suicide Prevention


If you or someone you know is thinking about suicide, please call 800-273-8255 right away. More  crisis support information is also available.

Suicide-related thoughts and behaviors is a major public health priority that impacts individuals, family-members, friends, and communities. As the eighth leading cause of death for all Floridians, prevention and intervention efforts are focused on decreasing risks associated with suicide and increasing coping mechanisms for individuals and their community.

National campaigns for Suicide Prevention

Welcome to the Florida Suicide Prevention Events Calendar

The goal of this calendar is for everyone to be informed of Suicide Prevention events scheduled in Florida.  To email an event, complete the Suicide Prevention Events Information sheet and email it to the Suicide Prevention Specialist at Please allow one week for your event to be posted.

For more information contact

The Office of Substance Abuse and Mental Health (SAMH)