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Suicide Prevention Month at 欧美情色 Public Schools

September is , an opportunity for our communities to have deeper conversations about mental health and to learn about the warning signs and resources available for suicide prevention.

At 欧美情色 Public Schools, we believe mental health is equally important as physical health. By prioritizing physical and emotional safety of our students, we have established a Suicide Prevention Program to ensure we are equipped to meet the needs of our students on all fronts 鈥 preventatively and responsively. Through the implementation of universal prevention measures such as school-wide screenings, raising awareness, and involving families, together we can all prevent suicide.听

is one of the 1,600 schools in the United States that participate in the suicide prevention program to maintain a safe and supportive campus community. Hope squad is a peer-to-peer suicide prevention program. Hope Squad members are nominated by their classmates as trustworthy peers and trained by advisors. The program reduces youth suicide through education, training, and peer intervention.听

Mental Health Conversations & Support

Talking is the first step to preventing suicide. Even when we may sense someone is struggling, you can learn the warning signs, know the risk factors, and start an open conversation with someone you love. Visit the website for resources to start and continue the conversation around mental health.听

You can speak with several people to ask for support:听听听

  • Your child鈥檚 doctor听听听
  • Mental health hotlines and text lines听听听
  • Your local mobile crisis unit
  • Dial 911 for immediate emergencies
  • Dial 988 for suicide and crisis lifeline
  • Your school counselor or social worker
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Every campus has an academic counselor and social worker onsite who is available to support you in finding resources to help with your child鈥檚 mental health and social emotional well-being. Contact them if you have any questions or need support in meeting your child鈥檚 mental health needs.听听听

You can also contact national and state helplines if you need help navigating resources to support your child.听听听听

(988) Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255听

OK2TALK Teen Helpline: 1-800-273-TALK听听

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration: 1-800-662-HELP (4357)听听

Crisis Text Line 鈥 Text SIGNS to 741741 for 24/7, anonymous and free crisis counseling听

National Crisis Resources For Parents

Additional Resources

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