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Source: Mental Health Association in Delaware
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline,(800) 273-TALK. Although it is a national number, callers are directed to a local resource for intervention and counseling resources. In 2008, Delaware’s ContactLifeline received more than 2,500 calls through the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline network.
Delaware Project LIFE(Living Is for Everyone),www.getrightsideup.org or www.delteenspace.org. This program is aimed at teens in Delaware, encouraging them to find balance in their life and seek out help for themselves or someone they love.
Suicide Prevention Resource Center, www.sprc.org
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, www.afsp.org
National Alliance on Mental Illness in Delaware,
Mental Health Association in Delaware, www.mhainde.org, 654-6833 or (800) 287-6423
Half of Us, www.halfof us.com. This site offers tips, stories and prevention for college students facing mental health issues, including drug and alcohol abuse, eating disorders, depression and more.
Steps for Steph,
From Surviving to Thriving,