Denver-area students organize social media blackout

News

Denver-area students organize social media blackout

Movement draws attention to recent suicides
Students reflect at a memorial at Powell Middle School set up for a student who recently took their own life in Littleton. The young student took his own life at Twain Elementary School. Two young students from Littleton Public Schools have taken their own lives over a two-day period concerning parents, students and schools.
A memorial is placed at Clarity Commons Park at Arapahoe High School for a student who died by suicide while using social media in Centennial. Two young students from Littleton Public Schools have taken their own lives over a two-day period, concerning parents, students and schools.
For help

Help for people having suicidal thoughts or for those who fear a person is considering suicide can be found from these sources:
Axis Health System: 24-hour hotline at 247-5245.
National Suicide Prevention Hotline: (800) 273-TALK (8255).
RED Nacional de Prevención Del Suicidio: (888) 628-9454.
National Crisis text Hotline: 741741
Boys Town Hotline: (800) 448-3000.
Safe2Tell Colorado: (877) 542-7233 or online at https://safe2tell.org.
Colorado Crisis Support Line: (844) 493-8255. The line has mental health professionals available to talk to adults or youths about any crisis.
Second Wind Fund: (720) 962-0706. This is not a crisis hotline, but the fund is available to youths who face social or financial barriers to crisis counseling. The organization requires a referral by a school counselor or mental-health professional.

Denver-area students organize social media blackout

Students reflect at a memorial at Powell Middle School set up for a student who recently took their own life in Littleton. The young student took his own life at Twain Elementary School. Two young students from Littleton Public Schools have taken their own lives over a two-day period concerning parents, students and schools.
A memorial is placed at Clarity Commons Park at Arapahoe High School for a student who died by suicide while using social media in Centennial. Two young students from Littleton Public Schools have taken their own lives over a two-day period, concerning parents, students and schools.
click here to add your event
Durango ~ Events
click here to add your event
Durango ~ Events