Take 5 to Save Lives is a project of the NCSP. The International Association for Suicide Prevention (IASP) and the World Health Organization (WHO) co-sponsor World Suicide Prevention Day to bring together individuals and organizations with an interest in suicide prevention and mobilize efforts to save lives. The theme of WSPD 2017 is “Take a minute. Change a life.” To assist in their efforts, the National Council for Suicide Prevention promotes it’s Take 5 to Save Lives campaign. The campaign encourages everyone to take 5 minutes to learn about suicide prevention and how you can get involved this World Suicide Prevention Day. Go to to learn more.