Be the One to Help

For 2016's National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month, join the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline and partners to spread the message that we can all take action to prevent suicide, and that healing, hope and help can happen.

Spread the Message

Download our toolkit and get the 5 steps to help someone in crisis. Then share the #BeThe1To message throughout September.

Connect with Stories

Read and watch stories of individuals who have made an impact in others' lives. Then submit your own.

Watch the Live Stream

Help change the conversation. Watch our Facebook Live event and add your questions and thoughts in the comments.

Are you or someone you know in crisis?

You are not alone, and help is available.

Collaborating for Change

MHA-NYC and the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline network are proud to partner with innovative organizations across the U.S. and around the world to change the conversation about suicide prevention.