An important way to prevent suicide is learning the warning signs.
These can manifest themselves in different ways, but some things to look for are:
disrupted sleep patterns
losing interest in work or school
depression or other mental illness
talking about suicide
Help If you believe that you or someone you know is about to attempt suicide, call 9-1-1 or 1-408-354-8600 for emergency services or tell a trusted adult to do so.
There are resources and support services available to help you or the individual.
Take threats seriously!
Local Resources Counseling And Support Services for Youth (CASSY) is available at Los Gatos High School and Fisher Middle School.
The Santa Clara County Mental Health Department Suicide & Crisis Hotline telephone number is: 1-855-278-4204
Alive counselor always answers this Toll-Free hotline 24-hours per day.