“When it comes to suicide prevention, EveryDay Matters. In honor of World Suicide Prevention Day and Suicide Prevention Month, we thank those that work in a community and take action every day.”
According to the World Health Organization (WHO):
- Nearly 3000 people on average commit suicide daily.
- Suicide rates are at an all time high for Veterans.
- For every person who commits suicide, 20 or more others attempt to end their lives.
- About one million people die by suicide each year (WHO)
Promoting Emotional Health and Preventing Suicide
A Toolkit for Senior Centers