The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention Out of the Darkness Walk Download

29:49 Download May 11th, 2021

Mary Ann Murtha returns to discuss the work of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, to save lives and bring hope to those affected by suicide and their mission, to reduce death by suicide by 20% by 2025.  She discussed the warning signs of suicide and tells us to start the conversation – ask if someone is showing signs.  She spoke of their  programming for those in crisis, their peer counseling services for survivors and those who have lost someone to suicide, and their advocacy work, from gun safety measures to ennacting and funding a national 3-digit hotline.  Get involved, volunteer, donate or join in at The Out of the Darkness Walk, the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention’s signature fundraising series, for family and friends and survivors, or a Campus walks to engage youth and young adults in the fight to prevent suicide, the second leading cause of death among people ages 15-24.

If you or someone you know is in immediate danger, call 911, in crisis call the 24 hour helpline at1-800-273-TALK (8255) or contact the Crisis Text Line by texting TALK to 741741. Learn more at AFSP.org

Podcasts you may like

Our Delaware Valley

Our Delaware Valley introduces you to the people and organizations making a difference in our community, from health and safety issues, to education, employment and even entertainment opportunities. Our Delaware […]

Play Latest (July 10th)

53 episodes

Her Story

Kathy Romano presents “Her Story,” a weekly tribute to women every Sunday morning at 7:30am on 95.7 BEN FM. She will introduce you to another woman making a major difference […]

Play Latest (July 12th)

338 episodes

Theme Parks and Rec Podcast

Theme park enthusiasts Rachel and Micaela talk all things fun on this podcast based out of Central Florida! With their connections and passion for rides, food, character experiences, and adventure, […]

Play Latest (January 19th, 2023)

168 episodes

Geek Culture Congress

The Geek Culture Congress podcast is hyper focused on everything “Geek”, ranging from topics about the Marvel and DC comics universes, cinematic universes like the MCU, their TV universes like […]

Play Latest (July 8th)

352 episodes

PG: Parental Guidance (Needed)

Roxanne and special guests share parenting mishaps and milestones. With crazy schedules for parents and kids and the added distraction of tech everywhere you turn, they are less dishing out […]

Play Latest (October 6th, 2023)

180 episodes