Suicide Hotline 1.800-784-2433 or 1-800-273-TALK

Resources for Critical Incidents

National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)

Compassionate Friends

These sites provide resources for both parents and siblings who are grieving the death of a child. A variety of information about support groups and local chapters is offered, a webmaster is identified, and there is a link for additional contacts.

Grief Net

An “easy to use” site, supervised by a clinical grief psychologist. There is something for everyone – information for parents, a KIDSAID section, and links to a library and bookstore.

Sesame Street
Grief resources for children with links for parents and teachers

Surviving After Suicide (SAS)

c/o ACTS/Helpline

24 hour Helpline 703.368.4141

P.O. Box 74, Dumfries, VA 22026
Contact: Victoria Graham 703.368.7886

Meeting Place: Undisclosed location in Prince William County
Meeting Day(s)/Meeting Time: 2nd and 4th Thursday 7:30–9 p.m.



Choose Life - Information forStudents (PDF)

Helping Students Choose Life -Information for Staff (PDF)

Self Injury (PDF) 

What every parent should know about preventing youthsuicide. (PDF)

What every teacher should know about preventing youthsuicide.(PDF)

What are friends for? (PDF)


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