Are you or someone you love having thoughts of suicide? If at immediate risk, please call 911 or go to your nearest emergency department. If not, take a look in this section for helpful resources.
If someone you know has died by suicide, you are not alone. The fact that someone died by suicide does not diminish our right and need to celebrate their lives and accomplishments. We’re here to support bereaved survivors in the process of healing.
Approximately 11 people will end their lives by suicide today in Canada. Awareness is essential to changing this behaviour. Understand why people consider suicide and attempt to take their own lives.
There are many opportunities to be involved with the Canadian Association for Suicide Prevention (CASP). Helping build suicide safer communities, becoming a member of CASP, making a donation to CASP, or taking action are some of the ways you can be involved.