Useful Websites

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (afsp.org): Useful, well-organized, user-friendly website 

Suicide Prevention Lifeline: Network of crisis centers throughout the country

National Institute of Mental Health: Suicide Prevention 

Save: Suicide Awareness, Voices of Education

verywellmind: Website on many mental health issues; the link is for the depression page; contains many quick-to-read articles on everything from foods and vitamins that help with depression to finding a therapist

Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance: Link opens to the page on how to help a person in crisis

Students Against Depression: Website that may be more attractive to younger people, "by students for students" started by the families of two young people who took their own lives

Families for Depression Awareness (familyaware.org): Packed with links, not overwhelming, well designed and organized

Blurt (blurtitout.org): Believe it or not, an uplifting website on depression