In 2017, suicide was the 3rd leading cause of death for young Floridians ages 15-24 .
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.
- Call 866-488-7386 24 hours a day and 7 days a week
- Fridays Text 1-202-304-1200
- Chat available 7 days a week from 3:00pm-9:00pm http://www.thetrevorproject.org/pages/get-help-now#tt
Lifeline Crisis Chat
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To learn what to do if you are being bullied visit:
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
A high school basketball team “The Warriors” create a suicide prevention video.
To learn more about youth suicide warning signs, visit: