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Suicide Prevention

According to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, suicide continues to be the 14th leading cause of death in New Jersey and is the second leading cause of death for New Jersey youth ages 15 to 24.   The New Jersey Department of Education has provided the following resources that are available 24 hours/7 days a week if you or someone you know is considering suicide.
Additionally, the Westfield-based Caring Contact at is a confidential, volunteer-staffed caring and crisis hotline and listening community.