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There is nothing more rewarding than giving back! By volunteering with Please Live, you can help us make a lasting impact on teenagers in Central Pennsylvania.

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We believe most fears associated with mental health are due to not being educated. Find resources here for yourself, a friend, or your child. Being educated means being prepared for the twists and turns life can throw at you or a loved one.

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Free Resources

Looking for resources on Suicide & Depression? Here are a few of our favorites. For a complete list, check out our Resources page!
Looking for Faith-based information? Check out our Love Life Ministries branch!

Upcoming Events

Appreciation Picnic | Saturday, July 29th, 11AM – 3PM

We’re honoring everyone who supports what we do – volunteers, donors, business sponsors, etc. If you’re a supporter of Please Live in any way, join us at Soldier and Sailor Memorial Park in Mechanicsburg for a casual picnic lunch. Please RSVP by July 25th with the number of people in your party. Children and pets welcome. RSVP to support@pleaselive.org, and please bring a dish! Click here to sign up for a dish.

Harrisburg’s Out of the Darkness Walk | Saturday, Sept 9th, 2017

Registration is now open for this year’s Out of the Darkness Walk. Click here to join Team Please Live. Note that the walk will still be on City Island this year, but will be taking place in the Skyline Sports Complex instead of by the walking bridge. Check back soon for information on ordering a Team Please Live T-shirt! Proceeds from the walk benefit the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention.

Christian Life Assembly | Wed, Sept 27th & Thurs, Sept 28th 2017, 7:00PM – 8:30PM

Please Live’s Love Life Ministries will be presenting our Christian-based presentation to The Movement high school ministry on Wed, Sept 27th and again to the young adult ministry on Thurs, Sept 28th. Both nights will feature a mental health fair immediately following the presentation.

Mental Health First Aid Training | Mental Wellness Awareness Association

Did you know you are more likely to encounter someone in a mental health crisis than in any medical crisis? This valuable training teaches you the skills to assess and intervene in a variety of mental health situations. Click here to visit our partners at the Mental Wellness Awareness Association for upcoming training events.

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