S U I C I D E :: Hold on to hope

Kania & trenasia

Mission statement

we plan to reduce the suicide's documented for teens in america by at least 50% in the next year of the campaign being started.

Walking away from suicide

The "Call to A C T I O N" in this campaign is for you to call the national suicide hotline if someone you know is starting to show warning sides of someone who is suicidal & For you to come walk with us May 6th 4:00pm @ Denny dobbs park to Newton County recreation commission , we'll look forward to seeing you we are meeting up at Denny dobbs to start the walk we will do this everyday for a entirety of 6 days

****BELOW***** are two examples of suicide prevention inspiring videos

Suicide Prevention Public Service Announcement

Remember the choice is yours and choose to get help ( I don't own rights to any of these )

Suicide Prevention Public Service Announcement

This song is about suicide prevention & most find the lyrics inspirational

Suicide Prevention Song "Try Again" by Seein

The Facts ( a big thanks to the " JASONFOUNDATION" for this information)

  • Suicide is the SECOND leading cause of death for ages 10-24. (2013 CDC WISQARS)
  • Suicide is the SECOND leading cause of death for college-age youth and ages 12-18. (2013 CDC WISQARS)
  • Each day in our nation there are an average of over 5,400 attempts by young people grades 7-12.
  • Four out of Five teens who attempt suicide have given clear warning sign
  • More teenagers and young adults die from suicide than from cancer, heart disease, AIDS, birth defects, stroke, pneumonia, influenza, and chronic lung disease, COMBINED
  • Over 50% of the time suicide in teens come from social stress or judgement from their sexuality

The survery

We surveyed 20 random students and out of the 20 , 5 of them had a sexual preference different than heterosexual and ALL of the five said they have experienced some form of physical or verbal bullying following suicidal thoughts , their identities will be kept confidential.

Why should you care?

Here are some real stories of some teens path to suicide now put this into perspective as if this was one of your close friends or a family member of yours. These are the stories of the late Hannah Smith , Rebecca ann Sedwick , and according to his pen name " tom"

Hannah's story : The 14-year old girl was found hanged in her bedroom after receiving hate messages on her ask.fm page where they told her to cut herself, drink bleach, and kill herself. In this social media platform, the users are allowed to ask questions while remaining anonymous. Although some of the bullies were identified and some even revealed themselves to say sorry, the teenager already took her own life because of cyber bullying.

Becca's story : The young girl took her life after being bullied online. Only 12 years old, the poor girl jumped from the top of a factory located in Florida. She was found dead at the abandoned cement factory one early morning. According to investigations, she endured more than a year of being bullied online. Prior to her body being found, she changed her ask.fm page to “That Dead Girl.”

" Tom's" story : The 15-year old boy also hanged himself, allegedly because of ask.fm. He was found in Lancashire Village right at his family’s farmhouse dead because of hurtful messages on his page. He was called a freak and was told several times that no one liked him. Some even said that he deserved to have sick things happen to him.

What you could do to help

- Walking for the cause

- Donating money to the SAVE foundation

- Joining a support group

There are millions of things you could do to help the choice is yours.

Click here for help

The hotline is listed on the front page or contact them at 1-800-273-8255