Did you know that in Connecticut, suicide is the second leading cause of death in 2019 for ages 15-34 ( According to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention in 2019, 47,511 suicides were reported, making suicide the 10th leading cause of death for Americans.  In that same year, there were an estimated 1.38 million suicide attempts.

Dying by suicide is an epidemic in this country!  With your help, we want to spread our motto around like wildfire!  “YOU’RE WORTH IT!”  If the activities that we pursue, through your generous support, save even one life, then we will be proud of our efforts.  Together, we can make a difference!  Thank you!  Marie and Howie Field


Need help? National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

 United States:

1 (800) 273-TALK (8255)

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

Hours: 24 hours, 7 days a week

Languages: English, Spanish

Or Contact the Crisis Text Line by texting TALK to 741741

Hours: 24 hours, 7 days a week

Languages: English, Spanish


No matter what problems you are dealing with, we want to help you find a reason to keep living. By calling 1-800-273-TALK (8255) you’ll be connected to a skilled, trained counselor at a crisis center in your area, anytime 24/7.