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SUICIDE PREVENTION
If you, a family member, loved one, friend, or someone you know is having a suicidal crisis or thoughts, please call the national suicide prevention lifeline: 1-800-273-8255. This suicide prevention hotline is available 24/7. We can all help prevent suicide. Below are some resources curated by the STAY ALIVE team to help anyone with risk factors of suicide.
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
1.800.273.TALK 
https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
https://afsp.org/suicide-prevention-resources
National Institute of Mental Health
www.nimh.nih.gov/health/topics/suicide-prevention/index.shtml
Hotline for LGBT Youth
866.488.7386  
www.thetrevorproject.org/#sm.000f2o4d1xk8dh211uo21n6e4980o
Hotline For Transgender People
U.S.: 877.565.8860 
Canada: 877.330.6366
www.translifeline.org
Alliance of Hope for Suicide Loss Survivors
www.allianceofhope.org
Anxiety and Depression Association of America
https://adaa.org/
The Recovery Village
https://www.therecoveryvillage.com/mental-health
Substance Abuse & Suicide Guide
www.drugrehab.com/guides/suicide-risks
The Rehap Spot
https://www.rehabspot.com/treatment/co-occurring-disorders/Suicide/
COMMUNITY
How Do You Build Friendships And Form Community?
www.quora.com/How-do-you-build-friendships-and-form-community
How Do You Create A Community?
www.quora.com/How-do-you-create-a-community
Meetup.com (35 million users)
Opportunities for Involvement: Books & Writing, Entrepreneurship & Career, Community Events, Dance, Education, Food & Drink, Health & Fitness, Hobbies, Games, Music, Languages, Politics, Outdoor & Adventure, Religion & Spirituality, Parenting, Pets, Photography, Sci-Fi, Socializing, Sport & Recreation, Tech, Volunteering, etc. https://www.meetup.com
FRIENDSHIPS
How To Build Better Friendships in 10 Simple Steps
www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/how-to-build-better-friendships-in-10-simple-steps_us_5972f195e4b0545a5c31003f
 
How Do You Build A Friendship?
www.quora.com/How-do-you-build-a-friendship-1
Five Practices for Developing Deep Friendships, Part 1
www.intervarsity.org/blog/five-practices-developing-deep-friendships-part-1
10 Ways to Make (and Keep) Friendships as an Adult
www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/friendship-20/201605/10-ways-make-and-keep-friendships-adult
Making Good Friends
www.helpguide.org/articles/relationships-communication/making-good-friends.html
 
 
VOLUNTEERING
 
Volunteer Match
www.volunteermatch.org
Idealist 
www.idealist.org/en/?type=VOLOP
Points of Light
www.pointsoflight.org
 
 
ANIME
How Do You Make Friends At Anime/Manga Conventions?
www.quora.com/How-do-you-make-friends-at-anime-manga-conventions
Why Are So Many Autistic People Obsessed With Anime?
reelrundown.com/animation/Why-Are-Autistic-People-Drawn-to-Anime
How to Get Over an Anime Addiction
www.wikihow.com/Get-Over-an-Anime-Addiction
 
 
AUTISM SPECTRUM
Making (and Keeping) Friends: A Model for Social Skills Instruction
https://www.marcus.org/autism-resources/autism-tips-and-resources/helping-kids-with-autism-make-friends
Helping Your Child To Make Friends
www.autism-help.org/communication-autism-making-friends.htm
LGBT LESBIAN, GAY, BISEXUAL, TRANSGENDER
5 Ways To Build Your LGBT Community After College
https://www.pride.com/lgbt/2016/9/16/5-ways-build-your-lgbt-community-after-college
How Do I Find LGBT Friends, Especially When I’m Extremely Shy And Socially Awkward? 
everyoneisgay.com/how-do-i-find-lgbt-friends
Meetup – LGBT Community
www.meetup.com/topics/lgbtfriends
SENIORS
How to Make Friends in a Retirement Community
www.aarp.org/home-family/friends-family/info-2018/making-friends-retirement-community.html
Creating Your Own Retirement Community
www.forbes.com/sites/nextavenue/2015/03/09/creating-your-own-retirement-community/#68d2bdd15e66
PHARMACEUTICAL THERAPEUTIC TREATMENT RESOURCES
American Society of Ketamine Practitioners – Directory
www.askp.org
https://theketaminetrainingcenter.com/
https://www.ketamineadvocacyoutreach.org/
GRADUATE PSYCHOLOGY TRAINING PROGRAMS
POTENTIAL FOR LOW-COST THERAPY
 
American Psychological Association Internship Programs
www.apa.org/ed/graduate/internship-directory.pdf
Association pf Psychology Postdoctoral and Internship Centers
Internship And Postdoctoral Programs In Health Service Psychology
www.appic.org/Portals/0/downloads/APPIC%20DoL%202017-2018%20-%20May%20update.pdf
FACEBOOK RESOURCES
Suicide Prevention
https://www.facebook.com/safety/wellbeing/suicideprevention/forme
International Association for Suicide Prevention
https://www.facebook.com/IASPinfo
VETERANS SUPPORT
Wounded Warrior Mentor Program
http://wwmp.us/wounded-warrior-support/health-care/suicide-prevention
ONLINE PSYCHOTHERAPY
Talk Space
https://www.talkspace.com
MDLNext
https://mdlnext.mdlive.com/behavioral-health
Better Help
https://www.betterhelp.com 
Regain
www.regain.com
My Therapist
www.mytherapist.com 
 
MARK GOULSTON Resources
Why People Kill Themselves - Part 2: It’s Not Depression
https://medium.com/@mgoulston/why-people-kill-themselves-its-not-depression-44113406ac79
The Road Back from Hell - for Veterans
The Road Back from Hell 
Save the Life of Your Child - for Parents
Save the Life of Your Child
UCLA Explores Death, Suicide
 
What Your Teenager Who Won’t Talk To You, Wants You To Know!
http://youtu.be/FDIBQr_4C4Q
KEVIN HINES Resources
The Art of Wellness
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLaAelpJCpnYOo-1sIU9fu9O8OZbXN3sDO
https://www.kevinhinesstory.com/
 
Suicide – The Ripple Effect
http://www.kevinhinesstory.com/suicide-the-ripple-effect/
For every one death by suicide at the very least 115 people are directly impacted.
https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/suicide-the-ripple-effect-a-film-about-life-a-film_us_598454c1e4b0bd82320296cd