After years of pressure from lawmakers, mental health organizations and families who have lost loved ones, schools in New Hampshire are now required to provide suicide prevention training to staff and create policies for responding to student suicides. “I know I speak for many people in saying it’s been a long time and at times a […]
The SUICIDE PREVENTION RESOURCE CENTER has compiled a list of websites and information sheets related to dealing with your mental health during the COVID-19 crisis for the general public, parents and caregivers, mental health professionals, community leaders, and tribal populations.
Less than two weeks ago, a pair of New England high school hockey teams played a game with playoff implications. However, something greater was on the minds of the players that night at the Dover Ice Arena in Dover, N.H., as the two teams skated in support of Stick it to Stigma, a campaign started […]
SEACOAST ONLINE promotes the third annual “Stick it to Stigma” game which aims to break the stigma surrounding mental health illness.
While the new law is a great first step, schools will still incur costs in order to adhere since there is no budget behind it.
NHPR’s The Exchange speaks with Candice Porter and other experts on the passage of SB282 – now a law requiring schools to provide annual suicide prevention education to students and staff.
SEACOAST ONLINE talks about how Connor’s Climb started with a 5K but has gone on to do extensive work in suicide prevention throughout NH since its inception in 2013. READ THE FULL STORY
NBC NEWS reports on the spike in youth suicides across the nation, what the causes might be, and how Connor’s Climb is helping to fight it.
SEACOAST ONLINE covers the story of how Connor’s Climb Foundation came to be and what we are doing to prevent youth suicide.
Watch this moving video on how Tara Ball turned her personal tragedy into a mission to help save others from enduring the same pain.