American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

Missing flyer for Cayman Naid (Credit: John McDevitt)

Suicide Prevention Advocate Coaches Parents On Warning Signs

Catherine Siciliano with the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention in Philadelphia says too often students feel bogged down with school work, extra-curricular activities and their personal life.

03/10/2015

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention board member Shelly Leaphart-Williams (Credit: AFSP)

Local Events Highlight Day For Suicide Survivors To Remember

Saturday is International Survivors of Suicide Day, which will feature local events focusing on how to how to prevent.

11/21/2014

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Thousands Gather In Philadelphia For Walk To Help Prevent Suicide

Thousands gathered in front of the Philadelphia Art Museum steps Sunday morning for the Out of the Darkness Community Walk.

10/05/2014

(Catherine Siciliano, of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, mans an information table  at the Kimmel Center.  Photo by Tim Jimenez)

Kimmel Center Film Screening For World Suicide Prevention Day

This is World Suicide Prevention Day, and last night, to raise awareness, there was a screening of a Robin Williams film at the Kimmel Center.

09/10/2014

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Mural Sheds Light On Suicide Rates Among Minorities

Philadelphia’s Mural Arts Program’s latest project, titled, “Finding the Light Within,” sheds light on the issue of suicide among minority youth.

05/11/2012