Touched By Suicide
serving North Texas
and remembering lives lost
Did Ya' Know?
Arch @ Bartonville Town Center
Hope & Love Will Survive
(Survivors of Suicide Fact Sheet)
Watch a slideshow of the 2014 Walk
November 22, 2014
sponsored by the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (
Your donation will . . .
Provide continuing support for those who have lost someone to suicide
Allow for the purchase of literature and materials postvention support group attendees
Allow our board members to engage with other organizations
Support research activities
Support prevention programs and ongoing efforts to remove the stigma of suicide
Continue to broaden our coalitions with Denton County and other North Texas mental health organizations.
Touched By Suicide - North Texas is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization.
Your donation is tax deductible according to the laws in your state.
Thank you for your support!
Every 12.9 minutes someone completed suicide in 2012.
In 2012, there were 40,600 suicides in the United States.
There is one suicide for every 25 attempted suicides.
Every day approximately 105 Americans take their own life, and 2,700 more attempt to do so.
Among young people aged 10-14 the rate has doubled in the last two decades.
Suicide was the 10th leading cause of death in the U.S. in 2010.
Suicide is . . . .
leading cause of death among persons
For more statistics, visit the
for Disease Control website
A big THANK YOU to everyone involved in the 2014 Annual Walk. We had an outstanding turnout and appreciated the many groups that set up exhibits this year.
Check our first "Did Ya' Know"