Change is Hope

What does change mean to you? Is it something we fear, something that holds the promise of a better tomorrow, or both? On Saturday, September 6, members of Delaware County and surrounding communities will come together for the Fourth Annual Suicide Prevention Walk with the purpose of
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Fourth Annual Suicide Prevention Walk – REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!

Fourth Annual Suicide Prevention Walk Sept. 6, 2014 10:00 a.m. – Noon // Bicentennial Park – Delaware OH // Registration begins at 9:30 a.m. (pre-registration NOT required) // *Pre-registration  NOW OPEN – REGISTER ONLINE – CLICK HERE See what we’ve got planned – CLI
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HelpLine’s Hotline is Here to Help YOU!

Every year thousands of people find the help they need quickly, conveniently, and free of charge because of HelpLine’s hotline. Dial 740.369.3316 in Delaware or 419.947.2520 in Morrow to reach our 24/7, confidential hotline services. The Hotline Service provides support to persons exp
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Do you know the warning signs of suicide?

Suicide is a public health issue, recently in Fairfield County a teen died by suicide. Many, but not all, of those who die by suicide exhibit warnings signs. In 2010, the most recent year data is available, 38,364 suicides were reported. In that year, someone died by suicide every 13.
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April is Sexual Assault Awareness and Child Abuse Prevention Month

April is Sexual Assault Awareness and Child Abuse Prevention Month. Sexual assault and child abuse affects every part of our communities. Approximately 1 in 10 children experience child sexual abuse before their 18th birthday. In up to 90% of all child sexual abuse cases, the child kn
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HelpLine awarded 3 year SAMHSA Grant for Suicide Prevention Expansion

HelpLine of Delaware & Morrow Counties, Inc. (HelpLine) was awarded a 3 year grant by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) to reduce suicide risk by doing systematic follow-up with suicidal persons who call the 24/7 HelpLine hotline, the National
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