Kline Galland Online Information Center*

Suicide Prevention

*National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

Source: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Description:

24-hour, toll-free suicide prevention service available to anyone in suicidal crisis.


Mental Health Topics

Source: U.S. Government

Description:

Information for patients and families from the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)


Older Adults: Depression and Suicide Facts

Source: National Institute of Mental Health

Description:

Information about seniors, depression and suicide; includes links to 24-hour hotline.


Promoting Emotional Health and Preventing Suicide: a Toolkit for Senior Living Communities

Source: Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration

Description:

Equips senior living staff with resources to promote mental health and prevent suicide and encourage active participation among residents.


Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration

Source: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Description:

SAMHSA's mission is to reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America's communities. Includes consumer information and resources and information on older adults and mental health and substance abuse.


* The resources identified here are for informational purposes only, and do not constitute medical or legal advice. Readers are advised to contact their own medical professionals and legal advisors to determine the applicability of the information contained or referenced here to their individual circumstances.