COVID-19 Suicide Prevention Messaging

June 19, 2020

News Type:  Weekly Spark, Weekly Spark Announcement

The National Action Alliance for Suicide Prevention (Action AllianceMedia Messaging Workgroup has developed guidance for messaging to the public about suicide prevention during the COVID-19 pandemic. The guidance includes key messages to help ensure suicide prevention communications are accurate, effective, and consistent. Action Alliance and its partners have also released a joint statement to reporters about the role of news media in promoting resilience and connectedness during the pandemic.