The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention


Save Lives and Bring Hope to Those Affected by Suicide

To fully achieve its mission, AFSP engages in the following Five Core Strategies:

  • Fund scientific research
  • Offer educational programs for professionals
  • Educate the public about mood disorders and suicide prevention
  • Promote policies and legislation that impact suicide and prevention
  • Provide programs and resources for survivors of suicide loss and people at risk, and involve them in the work of the Foundation

 Led by CEO Robert Gebbia and headquartered in New York, AFSP has local chapters with events in all 50 states and Puerto Rico.

Thanks to Walkers and Donors like you, AFSP will save lives and bring hope to those affected by suicide. See how your donations will make that goal a reality.

Learn more at, or view our Annual Report.