suicide prevention

Out of the Darkness Walk | Milwaukee

Milwaukee Out of the Darkness Walk Benefitting the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention Sunday, October 13th Check in 9:00am | Program 10:30am | Walk from 11:00am - 1:00pm Veterans Park | Milwaukee When you walk in the Out of the Darkness Walks, you join the effort with hundreds of thousands...
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What's it like to pitch a bill to congress?

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to head to Capitol Hill to talk to your legislators about actual LAWS? You hear all the time about “taking it to the hill” – or you hear of a congressional representative “introducing a bill on the floor”. Maybe you even went to your grandparents house and got...
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Mental Health Eggs

How to Better Support Each Other’s Mental Health

February 26 is #BeLikeableDay to spread positivity on the internet (a place where too much negativity exists) - you can make a difference! Leave a compliment on someone's Instagram post or share some gratitude for friends and family on Facebook - whatever positivity you want to share is completely...
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30 Day Instagram Story Challenge

30 Day Insta Story Challenge

This 30-Day Instagram Story Challenge will help break the stigma around mental health by putting more faces and voices to what mental illness. If at any point you feel uncomfortable answering a question, you can skip that day. I am starting this challenge on my Instagram account (@JMattMke) on...
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I'm Listening; End the Stigma of Talking About Mental Health

I'm Listening ; Join the Conversation

Our two-hour, commercial-free live broadcast will feature personal stories from some notable names, and we’ll feature a call-in number here on the site during the show so that YOU can share how you’ve been impacted by suicide.
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Chester Bennington: Was this February Interview A Cry for Help?

In the days since the suicide death of Linkin Park's Chester Bennington , many people have been asking if there was a cry for help that may have been missed. Bennington was found dead in his home last Thursday after he hanged himself . Bennington openly shared his struggles with depression and...
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