From Yellow Ribbon:Often, what appears to be a singular, external pressure or occurrence is merely “the last straw” when added to ongoing stressors, depression and hopelessness. Suicide is the result of a long-term “wearing-away”, an erosion of a person’s ability to cope. The more warning signs shown and risk factors present, the higher the risk.
Veterans in Crisisand their loved ones Call1-800-273-8255andPress 1Or Chat OnlineOr send a text message to838255
If you’re suicidal, I beg you, please reach out for help. If you’ve tried and that person didn’t take you serious, TRY AGAIN! Your life has value, ending it is not the answer. We care! Please call for help! And keep calling until someone listens. Please! YOU ARE WORTH IT!
Suicide is NEVER an answer. Please don’t let it be an option!