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New Perception Poll Shows Adults in the U.S. See Mental Health and Suicide as High Priority Issues, and Still Face Barriers to Seeking Help
October 6, 2022

Knowing how to help others and getting access to care continue to be among top barriers–underscoring urgent need for collective action

A Joint Statement from the Suicide Prevention Resource Center and National Action Alliance for Suicide Prevention about New Federal Report on Use of Indian Boarding Schools
May 20, 2022

SPRC and the Action Alliance acknowledge and honor the reactions—such as feelings of grief, loss, anger, or horror—that may arise among those in Indian Country…

Nation’s Public-Private Partnership for Suicide Prevention Announces Private Sector Successor
May 18, 2022

Leadership succession announced as the U.S. grapples with continuing mental health and suicide-related challenges in the wake of the pandemic and prepares for…

Education Development Center and Nation’s Public-Private Partnership for Suicide Prevention to Hold Press Call Addressing Questions About 988
May 10, 2022

Key mental health and suicide prevention experts to convene and respond to questions ahead of nationwide transition this July

Action Alliance Statement on Final CDC Mortality Data Showing Suicide No Longer Top 10 Leading Cause of Death in 2020
December 22, 2021

While suicide rates likely decreased slightly in 2020, it is still a critical public health issue that needs to be made a national priority

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