Suicide Prevention

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Promote Social Connectedness and Support

Suicide Prevention Resource Center

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"Social support and connection are key protective factors against suicide. Positive and supportive social relationships and community connections can help buffer the effects of risk factors in people’s lives. Programs and practices that promote social connectedness and support are one element of a comprehensive approach to suicide prevention."

This web page from SPRC.org explains how connectedness and support are important in suicide prevention.

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