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World Suicide Prevention Day


September 10th is World Suicide Prevention Day. 

Western Carolina University and Counseling & Psychological Services asks you to take a moment to help fight suicide by sending messages of hope and support to your fellow Catamounts.


National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

If you are experiencing suicidal thoughts, please reach out. You can call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1.800.273.TALK.

Counseling and Psychological Services

WCU's Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) also provides crisis support at 828.227.7469 or 828.227.8911 for after hours.

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American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention is a voluntary health organization who's mission is to save lives and bring hope to those affected by suicide.

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To Write Love on Her Arms

To Write Love on Her Arms is an American non-profit organization which aims to present hope for people struggling with addiction, depression, self-injury and thoughts of suicide while also investing directly into treatment and recovery.


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