The South African Anxiety and Depression Group (SADAG) says it is receiving more than 600 calls a day from South Africans battling with depression.
The South African Depression and Anxiety Group (Sadag) releases some alarming figures to help create awareness and offer insight into suicide in South Africa.
Sadag said parents should notice a number of signs to find out if their children are going through depression and might commit suicide as the world commemorates World Suicide Prevention Day.
The South African Depression and Anxiety Group (SADAG) have made an impassioned plea to parents and guardians to converse with young people who are anxiously expecting their matric results.
The South African Depression and Anxiety Group (Sadag) says suicide is not the answer to any problem, and help is available.