Senior/Older Adult

Promoting Emotional Health and Preventing Suicide: A Toolkit for Senior Living Communities (PDF)  Equips senior living staff with resources to promote mental health and prevent suicide and encourage active participation among residents. Includes guidelines for integrating suicide prevention into ongoing programs, hands-on tools, and training manuals.

Older Adults: Suicide Prevention Resource Center  Suicide is an important problem among older adults. Suicide rates are particularly high among older men, with men ages 85 and older having the highest rate of any group in the country. Suicide attempts by older adults are much more likely to result in death than among younger persons.