Kill Silence. Save Lives.

Our aim is to educate, share, and encourage open conversations about Mental Health and Suicide
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Are you or a loved one depressed or anxious? Are you or a loved one entertaining thoughts of suicide?

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Did you know?

Million People

currently suffer from mental health conditions.


one person dies from suicide every 40 seconds.


of people

who commit suicide have an underlying mental illness.


of Suicides

are preventable

Our mission is to Kill Silence and Save Lives by Breaking the Taboo. But we can’t do it alone. We need your help. We are a nonprofit and we rely on people like you to help us create this major change. Please help us by volunteering or making a donation.

What is Breaking Taboo?


Breaking Taboo is dedicated to mental health awareness and suicide prevention education.

Our mission is to kill silence and save lives by breaking the taboo.


What we do

The truth is that 90% of suicides are preventable, but only if people know what signs to look for and how to provide help.

We have resources to help you.

How you can help

We strive for a world where help is accessible for everyone who wants it.

We encourage real discussions, conversations, and education around mental health. 

Community and NEWS

Browse our latest work: articles, interviews, podcasts, and more!

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Community Expressions

Mariam’s Poetry

Meet Mariam. She is a volunteer at Breaking Taboo. She is an artist, a writer, and a mental health advocate. At Breaking Taboo, we encourage...

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News & Events

The Power of Film

The Power of Film

Suicide prevention is a global epidemic so it is necessary that our message extends to all corners of the world. We are utilizing the power of media...

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