Suicide Intervention Steps


Connect to as many resources as needed to save a life!

Connect to as many resources as needed to save a life!

 

  1Ask

   Are you thinking of Suicide?

 

2Listen

Stay calm and listen
Let them talk about their feelings
Be accepting. Do not judge
Take threats seriously
DON’T swear secrecy

 

3Connect

Family
Friends
Relatives
Clergy
Teachers
Counselors
Doctors
Crisis lines
Mental Health services
911

 Need more help? Here are some links.

Help for Parents of Troubled Teens

Toolkits for Suicide Prevention

Suicide Prevention Help Guides

Need to talk?

The Support Network in Edmonton offers one-on-one intervention assistance called Caregivers Support Program. Give them a call at 780-482-0198.

Or call the Crisis Support Centre at 1-800-232-7288.