Recommended websites

Online Resources

  • Maine Youth Suicide Prevention Program
    Our favorite
  • Lifeline Gallery
    A place to share and listen to stories of hope and recovery
  • The Jason Foundation
    Dedicated to the prevention of the “Silent Epidemic” of youth suicide through educational and awareness programs to equip young people, educators / youth workers and parents with the tools and resources to help identify and assist at-risk youth.

Purpose, Meaning and Asset-Building

  • Live Your Life Well
    Designed to help you cope better with stress and create more of the life you want.
  • What a Difference
    Encouraging, educating and inspiring people between 18 and 25 to support their friends who are experiencing mental health problems
  • Healthy Lifestyles
    Some ideas for surviving and thriving.
  • Developmental Assets Grounded in extensive research in youth development, resiliency, and prevention, the Developmental Assets represent the relationships, opportunities, and personal qualities that young people need to avoid risks and to thrive.

Colleges & Universities

  • Jed Foundation
    The Jed Foundation works nationally to reduce the rate of suicide and the prevalence of emotional distress among college and university students.
  • People Prevent Suicide
    Envisioning a world where all stakeholders of college campus life are prepared to prevent suicide and to support those affected by it.)
  • Active Minds on Campus
    Working to utilize the student voice to change the conversation about mental health on college campuses, remove the stigma that surrounds mental health issues and create a comfortable environment for an open conversation about mental health issues on campuses throughout North America.

Suicide Prevention

Mental Health

  • It’s All Right
    Mental health issues for and about young adults.
  • National Alliance for Mental Illness
    In Vermont
    Grassroots, volunteer organization committed to supporting families coping with mental illness, education the public, advocating for adequate care and increasing funding for research
    In New Hampshire
    Dedicated to the eradication of mental illness and to the improvement of the quality of life of all whose lives are affected by it
  • Mental Health America
    Promoting mental health, preventing mental disorders and achieving victory over mental illness through advocacy, education, research and services
  • Families for Depression Awareness
    Helping families recognize and cope with depressive disorders to get people well and prevent suicides.

Suicide Survivors

Screening Tools, Hotlines and Services