Know More Kansas

In 2017, suicide was the 8th leading cause of death in Kansas. (CDC)

73.8% of Kansas suicides in the past decade have been men. (KHI, 2018)

28.69% of Kansas teens reported that they had seriously considered suicide. (KCTC, 2020)

53.8% of Kansas young adults reported that they or someone close to them had been concerned about their mental health at least once in the past month. (KCTC, 2019)

16.8 Veterans die by suicide in the U.S. daily. (VA, 2018)

Safety Plans are “associated with a reduction in suicidal behavior and increased treatment engagement“. (JAMA Psychiatry)

If you or someone you know is in crisis:

Call the Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255

Nacional de Prevenci├│n del Suicidio: 1-888-628-9454