Suicide Loss and Prevention Resources

*If you are experiencing a crisis, please call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255 or contact their 24/7 chatline.

Alliance of Hope

The Alliance of Hope for Suicide Loss Survivors is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that provides healing, compassionate support for people who have lost loved ones to suicide. Their online forum operates like a 24/7 support group.

American Association of Suicidology

Provides resources in an effort to promote the understanding and prevention of suicide, and to support those who have been affected by it. For additional understanding and prevention of youth suicide, click HERE. School resources also available, click HERE.

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP)

AFSP raises awareness, funds scientific research and provides resources and aid to those affected by suicide. For local support groups in your area, click here.

Canvas Health

Canvas Health has several crisis counseling and crisis support services to help people in crisis get to a state of emotional and physical safety and then make a plan to get longer-term support. Programs include: Mobile Crisis Response and Abuse Response Services.

Crisis Text Line

Text HOME to 741741 from anywhere in the USA to text with a trained Crisis Counselor.

The Face It Foundation

A nonprofit dedicated to men’s mental wellness; peer-based support groups, monthly breakfasts, activities and retreats in an effort to build each other up while talking honestly about lifes challenges.

Heal Her Peer Support

Heal Her Peer Support provides mental health support by empowering you to take control of your life through education, resources, and wellness tools.

#LIVIN Foundation

The mission of #LIVIN Foundation is to promote a positive outlook on life, reduce the stigma associated with depression, & ultimately prevent suicide through various activities, events, & outreach. Learn more about their upcoming retreat, Camp LIVIN, for individuals and families who have experienced the death of a family member to suicide.

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

The Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals. Call 1-800-273-8255 or contact their 24/7 chatline. If you are a veteran or the family member of a veteran, call 1-800-273-8255 and press 1 to speak with a trained crisis counselor. You may also chat online or text 838255.

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Minnesota Chapter

NAMI Minnesota is a non-profit organization dedicated to improving the lives of children and adults with mental illnesses and their families.

The Refresh Network

A Facebook page and You Tube platform that serves as a safe space for anyone experiencing struggles with their mental health.

Suicide Awareness Voices of Education (SAVE)

SAVE focuses its efforts and resources on six main program areas: Public Awareness, Education, Training and Consulting, Grief Support, Products & Resources, and Research and Innovation. For local support groups in your area, click here.

Survivor Resources

Survivor Resources is a non-profit organization that offers support groups, crisis response, grief support and other services for families of victims of death due to homicide, suicide, accidental overdose or violent deaths.

Suicide Survivors Club

Started by a set of books authored by a mom and her children regarding the loss of their husband and father to suicide. Books can be ordered online or they will speak to your group about using art and storytelling to heal from grief surrounding the suicide of a loved one.

The Trevor Project

The Trevor Project is the leading national organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer & questioning youth.