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September is Suicide Prevention Awareness Month

We can all help prevent suicide

September is Suicide Prevention Awareness Month

The library staff at Rio Salado have put together a guide full of information and resources on how to seek help if you’re struggling, including a list of crisis resources and books.

If you are struggling with stress or feel you are facing a mental health crisis, please know that there are people who want to help. Reach out to our community partners or counseling team to help find the professional care and resources that can help you manage.

Rio Salado Counseling: https://www.riosalado.edu/students/counseling-and-career-services/campus-community-resources
2-1-1 Arizona: 211arizona.org or call 2-1-1
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: https://988lifeline.org/

In 2020, the 988 dialing code was designed as the Suicide and Crisis Lifeline. It became live in July 2022 and can be used by those who want to reach out for help through a phone call or text

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