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Student Emotional Support

Suicide Prevention Education and Support

Youth suicide is a tragic loss which impacts the entire community. To help ensure all of our children stay safe and healthy, this important topic continues to be a focus of support and education in our schools.

Crisis Lines and Suicide Prevention Resources:

  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255 (Staffed 24/7, for people struggling with suicidal thoughts)

  • Crisis Text Line: Text 741741

  • Teenlink: Call or text 1-866-TEENLINK (833-6546) (Evenings 6-9:30 pm, a help line for teens, by teens)

  • 911: Call or text, if the person you are concerned about is in immediate danger of killing themselves and/or refuses to stay safe with you.

  • UW Forefront Suicide Prevention

  • Empower Youth Network

  • Safe Place

  • Prevention of Substance Abuse and Mental Illness

  • Friends of Youth

  • RAINN: Assists victims of sexual assault, through a hotline (1-800-656-HOPE) or via a live, anonymous, and confidential online chat with a trained support specialist.

  • The Trevor Project: Assists LGBTQ youth, dealing with crisis, feeling suicidal, or in need of support in a caring environment. Call 1-866-488-7386. There is also a confidential online chat, confidential text message system, or access to a private, secure, and monitored TrevorSpace social networking site.


Internet Safety Information and Links

Internet Safety information for parents, staff and students (from OSPI)
Cyberbullying Information (from Common Sense Media)
Digital Citizen Curriculum (from Common Sense Media)