TEEN SUICIDE

BRING A STOP TO

SUICIDE IS THE THIRD LEADING CAUSE OF DEATH AMONGST TEENAGERS

Every person has the right to be happy. Individuals are constantly suffering and many of their loved ones have no clue about it. The adolescence stage in life comes with a lot of added pressures to be successful. Teens have a difficult time handling the issues that life presents. They result to suicide to end the pain and pressures. A suicide is committed about every 16.2 minutes. It can be related to social, family and physical factors. The idea of taking the pain away permanently is a constant thought amongst individuals ages 15-24. Suicide is a very serious issue.

Signs of Suicidal Individuals:

  • Change in mood
  • Depression/Anxiety symptoms
  • Change in eating habits



THERE IS HOPE, EVEN THOUGH ALL FEELS HOPELESS

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SPEAK UP & GET HELP

Let's raise awareness to mental health issues. Someone important you know might be feeling suicidal. Suicide is an important issue and can be prevented. It can be stopped with the right help. Do not be afraid to contact a friend or to talk to an adult. Suicide is not an easy situation, so get help as soon as possible. Below is a list of places and organizations to seek assistance on this issue;


  • SAVE (Suicide Awareness Voices of Education)
  • Kids Help Phone: 1 800 668 6868
  • Trillium Health Centre Mental Health Program: 905 848 7495 (Open 24/7)


GET HELP TODAY!






CONTACT US

For questions and concerns about where to get help from contact Stop Suicide.