Suicide Awareness and Education Program

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jordan-elizabeth-harris-foundationThe Suicide Awareness and Education Program is a joint effort of Mental Health America of Greater Tarrant County and The Jordan Elizabeth Harris Foundation. The Suicide Awareness & Education program provides suicide prevention services and education to Tarrant County schools in an effort to eliminate the stigma towards openly addressing mental illness and young adult suicide.

We Provide:

  • Information about the warning and risk factors of suicide and depression.
  • Linking to resources for families and individuals struggling with mental illness.
  • Referrals for students and adults in crisis.
  • Educational presentations on suicide awareness and QPR Gate Keeper Training.

– Suicide is the second leading cause of death among 15-29 year olds.
– There is HOPE; and early detection and treatment is the key.

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If you or someone you know are having thoughts of suicide, contact the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (1-800-273-8255) or the MHMR Crisis Line at 817-335-3022 or toll-free 1-800-866-2465.

If you want more information about our Suicide Awareness and Education Program, please call 817-335-5405.