World Suicide Prevention Day

Today is World Suicide Prevention Day.

In 2014, suicide remains the leading cause of death for 15-24 year olds in Australia and globally one person commits suicide every 40 seconds.

This infographic is a sobering reminder that suicide accounts for over 25% of all deaths of people aged 15 – 24, almost more than all other leading causes of death combined.

Suicide Statistics

For more information or assistance, please connect with any of the following:

Lifeline
Headspace
Kids Helpline
Beyond Blue
Black Dog Institute