with Steve Windom, American Foundation for Suicide Prevention Southeast Michigan Chapter
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention?raises awareness, funds scientific research and provides resources and aid to those affected by suicide. Suicide is the 10th?leading cause of death in the United States.
Steve Windom of?American Foundation for Suicide Prevention Southeast Michigan Chapter
discusses the importance of mental health care and more.
Interview recorded August 24th, 2017. Hosted by Laurel Hess.
Hosted by: Laurel Hess
Produced by: Heartland Newsmakers Team
Talk Saves Lives
Established in 1987, the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
(AFSP) is a voluntary health organization that gives those affected by suicide a nationwide community empowered by research, education and advocacy to take action against this leading cause of death.
AFSP is dedicated to saving lives and bringing hope to those affected by suicide. AFSP creates a culture that’s smart about mental health by engaging in the following core strategies:
Funding scientific research
Educating the public about mental health and suicide prevention
Advocating for public policies in mental health and suicide prevention
Supporting survivors of suicide loss and those affected by suicide in our mission