Every 40 seconds, someone loses their life to suicide. Join the W.H.O. on the 10 October, in “40 seconds of action” to raise awareness of the scale of suicide around the world and the role that each of us can play to help prevent it. Click on the flyer below to find out how you can take part Related links More information on suicide prevention Suicide data Background World Mental Health Day is organized by the World Federation for Mental Health This year’s Day is supported by WHO, the International Association for Suicide Prevention, and United for Global Mental Health
Cast of 13 Reasons Why provides tips for talking to your teen about tough topics addressed in the series. Part of a series of six videos addressing topics in the show and where to go if you need help. 211 is a crisis intervention service and receives calls from people who are suicidal. 211 also receives calls from family and friends concerned about someone they know who is at risk of being suicidal. The Netflix series, 13 Reasons Why, has increased the discussion around suicide and suicide prevention.