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The BeThere Suicide Prevention Campaign kicks-off with an observance of Suicide Prevention Month
in September 2016.
The Department of Defense’s theme for Suicide Prevention Month in 2016 is:
BeThere — your action could save a life.
Download campaign materials and read about coming events on this page.
Follow the Defense Suicide Prevention Office and the #BeThere Suicide Prevention Campaign throughout the year
on the Defense Suicide Prevention Office’s Facebook page and Twitter @DSPOmil.
Partner organization links to campaign materials.
Nominate your installation for recognition of its Suicide Prevention Month efforts during September 2016.
Sept. 1, 2016 at Noon EDT
Share a message of support for those who have served.
Guest speaker, LtGen Robert R. Ruark
Sept. 7, 2016, 9:30 a.m. EDT
Pentagon, 2nd floor Apex 1 and 2
This traveling exhibit explores the power of painting, sculpture, and song to heal Service members, their families and Veterans through generosity, community and beauty.
Sept. 7-9, 2016
Pentagon, 2nd floor Apex 9 and 10
Sept. 13-15, 2016
The Mark Center, Main Hall
4800 Mark Center Drive
Alexandria, VA 22311-1882
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Disclaimer: The Defense Suicide Prevention Office is a policy office and does not provide crisis services.
If in crisis, contact the Military Crisis Line for immediate assistance.