The Gila River Indian Community says YES TO LIFE!
YES TO LIFE was created to:
UNITE all districts to prevent suicide.
ENCOURAGE everyone to learn how to identify warning signs.
PROMOTE connection between people by helping those who may be in crisis.
Gila River Behavioral Health Services
(520) 562-3321 ext.7100
Outside Gila River Indian Community:
If a person talks about:
> Being a burden to others
> Feeling trapped
> Experiencing unbearable pain
> Having no reason to live
> Killing themselves
Specific things to look out for included:
> Increased use of alcohol or drugs
> Looking for a way to kill themselves, such as searching online for materials or means
> Acting recklessly
> Withdrawing from activities
> Isolating from family and friendts
> Sleeping too much or too little
> Visiting or calling people or saying goodbye
> Giving away prized possessions
People who are considering suicide often display one or more of the following moods:
> Loss of interest
Suicide Risk Factors
Risk factors are characteristics or conditions that increase the chance that a person may try to take his or her life.
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