American Foundation for Suicicde Prevention

  • Save lives and bring hope to those affected by suicide.
  • Create a culture that's smart about mental health
  • Bring hope to those affected by suicide 



  • Founded in 1987
  • Founded by families affected by suicide teaming up with scientists 
  • Before the funding, there were no suicide preventing and research groups.





  • Nearly 90% of people view physical and mental health as equally important
  • At least 75% of people who recieved mental health treatment found it useful
  • 96% of people now think suicide is preventable
  • Now there are local chapters in all 50 states


Why should you support AFSP?

AFSP is a group founded by normal people who were affected by suicide. It is a non profit organization created to prevent suicide completely. Suicide is one of the leading causes of death in the U.S. and has affected numerous families. This organization raises money for research to prevent suicide.