You are not alone
You are a survior
Suicide claims more lives than war, murder, and natural disasters combined. Being a survivor is something that should be acknowledged and celebrated.
Through Project Life, we seek to amplify the existence of survivors of suicide so that they can become a beacon of hope for those who are struggling, removing the stigma attached to the mental illness.
You should never be ashamed of making it through your journey. Let the world know that you have and are surviving. Be, the pillar of strength for the onlooker you are unaware of. The one who is going through a struggle who sees you, and says If they did it, I to can survive.
Suicide | Statistics
In 2016, the highest suicide rate (19.72) was among adults between 45 and 54 years of age. The second highest rate (18.98) occurred in those 85 years or older. Younger groups have had consistently lower suicide rates than middle-aged and older adults. In 2016, adolescents and young adults aged 15 to 24 had a suicide rate of 13.15.
Surviving | Today
Assume, just for a second, you have a car. If it breaks down, what do you do? Normally, take it to someone to get it fixed. You wouldn’t pour acid on it, blow it up, drive it over a cliff. It’s just broken, and broken things can be repaired. You are no different to a car (assuming your issues are emotional, and not physical). You have a problem, and