Training the Community

While on site training at the Dallas Veterans Resource Center has been temporarily suspended due to COVID-19, we're still committed to equipping the community in suicide prevention. Check the Training Page to see classes now available through ZOOM and Facebook Live. We're here to serve you during this global crisis and to empower individuals to identify mental health crisis. 

Over 8,000 Veterans Die by Suicide EVERY YEAR

22 EACH DAY

Veterans comprise 18% of all suicides in the United States. 

Since September 11, 2001 over 143,000 veterans have died by their own hand. 

WE NEED YOU 

as a member of the community: friend or family of a veteran,  an educator of children, 

or passionate patriot, to change the statistic and help 

STOP ONE SUICIDE

CRISIS LINE 800-273-8255 VETERANS PRESS ONE

Recognizing the signs is the first step in preventing suicide

Would You Know How to Respond in a Crisis?

BE ENGAGED

BE EQUIPPED

BE EQUIPPED

Take time to listen. Cries for help can be heard long before self-harm action is taken

Know the warning signs of suicidal ideation. Individuals in crisis oftentimes share telling information of their intent to self-harm. 

BE EQUIPPED

BE EQUIPPED

BE EQUIPPED

emotional crisis may not happen often, knowing what to do can  #stopone

Encounters with individuals in an emotional emergency may not happen often. Knowing what to say and do can make a difference.

BE EDUCATED

BE EQUIPPED

GOT A MINUTE?

Resources are available for suicide prevention and awareness; you can be the one to #stopone

Resources are available to educate individuals and communities on suicide prevention and awareness. You can be the ONE to #StopOne 

GOT A MINUTE?

HOW ABOUT AN HOUR?

GOT A MINUTE?

take a minute to get an awareness for suicide prevention; short videos and webinars help #stopone

Check these online resources for introductory information on suicide prevention and awareness. Understanding is the first step to #StopOne 

HOW ABOUT AN HOUR?

HOW ABOUT AN HOUR?

HOW ABOUT AN HOUR?

Free community resources are available; in as little as one hour you can learn how to #stopone

These foundational partnerships have developed curriculum to equip the community on prevention and awareness. Locate an organization near you.

BE THE ONE

HOW ABOUT AN HOUR?

HOW ABOUT AN HOUR?

One person can make a difference and save a life; be the one to #stopone

Mental Health First Aid and ASIST (Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training) enable participants to directly intervene in crisis

JOIN THE FIGHT

Your contributions help fund the effort to reduce suicides in the military and veteran community. 


Together, we can #StopOne

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