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National Suicide Prevention Week

National Suicide Prevention Week (NSPW) is observed the Sunday through Saturday surrounding World Suicide Prevention Day. For more information on NSPW, visit American Association of Suicidology. World Suicide Prevention Day is observed on September 10 of each year. For more information on WSPD, visit the International Association for Suicide Prevention.

International Survivors of Suicide Day

International Survivors of Suicide Day is the third Saturday in November each year. Around 250 simultaneous conferences for survivors of suicide loss will take place throughout the U.S. and around the world. This unique network of healing conferences helps survivors connect with others who have survived the tragedy of suicide loss, and express and understand the powerful emotions they experience. For more information on International Survivors of Suicide Day, visit American Foundation for Suicide Prevention.

Support Groups

When: Every Thursday
Time: 6:00
Where: Frazier United Methodist Church
6000 Atlanta Highway
Montgomery, Alabama
Room: 3103
For more information, contact Mary Jo (334) 271-2280

When: Every Tuesday-excluding the Second Tuesday of every month
Time: 5:00-6:00 p.m.
Where: UAB Center for Psychiatric Medicine
1713 6th Ave. South
Birmingham, Alabama 35210
Room: 210C
*Disclaimer - Only for patients 18 years of age or older.
For more information, contact Helena Doering (205) 215-5770 or

When: Every Tuesday
Time: 2:00-3:00 pm
Where: South Highland Presbyterian Church
2035 Highland Ave.
Birmingham, Alabama 35205
For more information, contact David Thames (205) 470-3509 or

Page last updated: August 23, 2018