VA, American Foundation for Suicide Prevention host Twitter chat


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Join us for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention’s (AFSP) Twitter chat on Wednesday, Oct. 25, at 3:30 p.m. Eastern time. We’ll discuss healing after losing a loved one to suicide and ways to make a difference in preventing suicide in your community.

AFSP raises awareness, funds scientific research, and provides resources and aid to those who are affected by suicide. Throughout the chat, additional partners The Mighty, Sarah Barthel of Phantogram, and TV personality Dustin Pari will share advice for supporting those who are dealing with suicide.

Join the conversation by posting questions or comments followed by the hashtag #Grief2Healing. You can also view the conversation in real time on Twitter.

Learn about ways to be there for Veterans and Service members at VeteransCrisisLine.net/BeThere

Hear stories from Veterans about treatments that work and explore mental health resources: MakeTheConnection.net

Learn more about AFSP’s mission at www.afsp.org

 

 

 

 

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Megan Moloney

— Megan joined VA in May 2013. She is the daughter, granddaughter and spouse of Army and Navy Veterans who served in World War I, World War II, Korea, Vietnam, Iraq and Afghanistan.

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