You don't have to face this alone – we are here for you

Welcome to our Muslim Suicide Response page. We are here to provide support, resources, and a helping hand to individuals within the Muslim community who may be facing challenges related to suicide. Our team of compassionate professionals at Maristan is committed to addressing these issues with empathy and cultural sensitivity.

24/7 support is available for the nationwide mental health crisis and suicide prevention.

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Muslim Community Suicide Response

Suicide is a complex and deeply concerning issue that affects individuals across all communities, including the Muslim community. At Maristan, we recognize the importance of addressing the unique challenges faced by individuals struggling with suicidal thoughts and their loved ones. We provide a safe and empathetic space where you can find support, understanding, and guidance during these difficult times.

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How Can We Support Those Affected by Suicide?

Choose your words with care when responding to suicide in Muslim communities. As Asma Uddin, a Muslim human rights lawyer, wisely said, "Our words have the power to either heal or harm, especially during times of grief." Instead of searching for easy answers or assuming we comprehend their pain, let us extend genuine empathy. Say:

"I can't fully grasp the depth of your suffering, but I want you to know that I am here to support you."

Reach Out for Support Today

Reach Out for Support Today

Feeling overwhelmed or struggling with suicidal thoughts? You don't have to face it alone.

24/7 support is available for the nationwide mental health crisis and suicide prevention.

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Saha Jamshed, LCSW

Stanford University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences

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Maristan is a Zakat eligible 501c3 Non-Profit Organization with Federal Tax ID: 87-1035868