Half of all mental illness begins before the age 1480% of all youth More children die


Thank you to everyone who participated in the Superhero Run. Click here for race results. See photos here

September is National Suicide Month in Missouri. Get involved

suicide prevention month

celebrating 10 years of saving young lives! 

We are happy to announce contributions made to CHADS from now until March 2017 will qualify for Missouri tax credits through the Youth Opportunity Program. Click here to learn more.

Save the date for Rock 'n' Stroll 2016: Friday, June 3!

Hope & Help

If you, a friend or a family member are experiencing signs of self-injury, bullying, explosive anger, depression, anxiety, and/or signs of suicidal thoughts/actions, there is hope and help.

The staff at CHADS provides professional licensed counseling services, telephone support and more at NO COST to you or your family.

Click the links to learn about CHADS' support groups and counseling.

Community Resources
Parent/Caregiver Resources

Young Adult/Teen Resources
Educator Resources
CHADS' Programs

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
1-800-273-TALK (8255) 

CHADS Family Support

CHADS Mission

CHADS saves young lives by advancing the awareness and prevention of depression and suicide.

Contact CHADS

mailing address
P.O. Box 510528
St. Louis, MO 63151

180 Crestwood Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63126
Please see the contact us page for directions on finding CHADS' office.

family support  
phone | 314-952-8274

other inquiries
phone | 314-952-2046
email |