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Brandon Act aims to improve mental health support
May 8, 2023
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Secretary of Defense presses ahead with recommendations from suicide prevention committee
March 17, 2023
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Operation Resiliency aims to counter veteran suicides
December 15, 2022
Men dressed in casual clothing share a hug.

DOD begins hiring 'prevention' workforce
December 1, 2022
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Active duty suicide rate drops; Austin says more work needed
October 21, 2022
Suicide prevention logo of five figures of people holding hands.

Online courses provide aid to those affected by suicide
September 22, 2022
Suicide prevention poster

New 988 dialing code to reach the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
July 14, 2022
Graphic showing a photo of a girl on her cellphone and the following text: "988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline. Coming July 16. Call, Text, Chat: SAMHSA's new 988 dialing code."

Gun safes excluded from household goods weight allowance
May 9, 2022

Lethal means safety is key to suicide prevention
April 14, 2022
A service member’s silhouette stands near the entrance of a dark tunnel.

Army implements new suicide prevention initiative
November 30, 2021
Sgt. Rebecca Landry and Spc. Asia Jones, 529th Support Battalion Soldiers, helped spread a powerful message in June to help reduce suicides within the Army.

DOD: Suicide prevention is ongoing issue for all personnel
October 27, 2021
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Following report, DOD to redouble suicide prevention efforts
October 1, 2021
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Relationships, connections, support critical to preventing suicide
September 15, 2021
Relationships, connections and support critical to preventing suicide

JBSA members inspire others on We Care Day
April 16, 2021
Volunteers hold signs in support of the We Care Day event April. 16, 2021, at Joint Base San Antonio-Randolph, Texas. The event was in support of Month of the Military Child and Child Abuse awareness month.

AFICC delivers innovative virtual reality suicide prevention training to save lives
March 18, 2021
A participant in a virtual reality suicide prevention training pilot program sits while wearing a virtual reality headset and holding a virtual reality controller.

‘You are important’ - JBSA Suicide Prevention Program reaches out
March 12, 2021
In the midst of the Coronavirus pandemic, the Joint Base San Antonio Suicide Prevention Program has not stopped its life-saving efforts. They have simply reconfigured them to be flexible and meet people’s needs during a difficult time.

JBSA Army Substance Abuse Program hosts suicide prevention webinar
December 14, 2020
U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Aaron Gibson, 737th Training Group military training consult training NCOIC, holds signs in support of the We Care Day event Sept. 10, 2020, at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland.

JBSA Suicide Prevention Taskforce coordinates resources
October 1, 2020
Joint Base San Antonio's Suicide Prevention Task Force

Commentary: Connect to protect
September 22, 2020
Graphic shows a road leading two directions - one to suicide the other to support.

‘We Care’ message resonates throughout JBSA community
September 14, 2020
Master Sgt. Tiffany Arrington, 12th Operations Group first sergeant, waves at people driving past her during the “We Care” event at Joint Base San Antonio-Randolph Sept. 10.