Dial 988 For Help: FCC To Create New 3-Digit Suicide Prevention, Mental Health HotlineOnce it’s implemented, people will just need to dial 988 to seek help, similar to calling 911 for emergencies or 311 for city services.
'You Can Get Involved': Advocates Talk Suicide Prevention On World Mental Health DayExperts are asking everyone to take just 40 seconds to focus on suicide prevention. You can learn the warning signs and risk factors, or just have a conversation.
'World Mental Health Day' Encourages Discussions About Suicide Prevention, Other Mental Health IssuesBob Gebbia, CEO of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, joined CBSN New York's Dana Tyler to discuss World Mental Health Day.
Chefs Call For Celebrating Life Of Anthony Bourdain, Offer ScholarshipChefs Eric Ripert and Jose Andres are hoping everyone will raise a glass today, which would have been Bourdain's 63rd birthday.
Suicide Prevention Fence Coming To George Washington Bridge WalkwayThe Port Authority of New York and New Jersey will install a temporary fence on the George Washington Bridge to stop people from jumping to their deaths.
Facebook To Roll Out New Suicide Prevention ToolA new Facebook feature has users hitting the “like” button. Because of online bullying and teen suicide, the social network is now using sharing to save lives.
City Council Candidate: Bike Lanes Would Prevent Suicides On Verrazano BridgeThe MTA said a host of issues including the cost, high winds and the weight of the suspension cables would all need to be a part of a feasibility study which would not begin until next year or later.
Suicide Prevention Focus Of Weekend ConferenceIt’s a rare occurrence when an inanimate object makes an incredibly intense statement.