NATIONAL ALLIANCE TO END VETERAN SUICIDE®

Welcome to the NATIONAL ALLIANCE TO END VETERAN SUICIDE®

The Department of Veterans Affairs estimates that 22 Veterans per day die from suicide. This is one loss every 65 minutes, totaling 8,030 deaths per year, nearly 20 percent of all suicides in the United States. The biggest age spikes are around 60 years old (our Vietnam era Veterans) and 18-25 (our recent Veterans).

OUR MISSION

To end Veteran suicide in our nation through our focus areas of education, research, resource provision, and community collaborations.

OUR VISION

To create a network of committed, trained, and recognized volunteer champions actively engaged in addressing the alarming concern of suicide deaths among Veterans. We will impact this concern and provide resources to Veterans, Families and Survivors through the main focus areas of the Alliance.

VETERAN RESOURCE FAIR - Free to all Veterans

Join us for our 3rd annual Veteran Resource Fair in Tacoma WA on Saturday May 30th.
Click here for the event details page for the Veteran Resource Fair

#ShowUsYour22

We encourage everyone to join our campaign 'Show Us Your 22'. Based on the fact that 22 Veterans per day take their own lives, what actions can we do as a community using the number 22 (per hour, day, week or year) to have an impact on Veteran Suicide? Click here to learn more on #ShowUsYour22.

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