Buckhannon-Upshur Middle School

Suicide Prevention

Buckhannon-Upshur Middle School Suicide Prevention Lesson

House Bill 2535 or “Jamie’s Law” passed during the 2015 Regular Legislative Session. Jamie’s Law requires public middle and high school administrators to disseminate and provide opportunities to discuss suicide prevention awareness information to all middle and high school students by September 1st of each school year.

Resources reviewed During Advisory Lesson may also be helpful for parents:

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention – http://www.afsp.org

http://www.preventsuicidewv.com

http://jasonfoundation.com

http://b1.jasonfoundation.com

Booster Buddy – Cell Phone App

MY3 – Cell Phone App

Please contact one of our B-UMS school counselors if you have any concerns about a student:

  (304) 472-1520 Ms. McCauley at 3016 or Mrs. Koury at 3017

or

1-866-SAFEWVA (1-866-723-3982)   24-hour, toll-free