Check the calendar for upcoming collaborative meetings including sub-committee meetings.
Thank you for visiting this page, the purpose of the Fresno County Suicide Prevention Collaborative is to bring together a vast cross section of government agencies, community-based organizations, non-profit efforts, concerned community members, and others to:
- Learn about suicide
- Identify strategies for local implementation
- Evaluate efforts
- Create an integrated system to address suicide in our community
The collaborative works in keys areas including prevention, early intervention, intervention, treatment, postintervention, and postvention.
This website is an information-only site. If you are in crisis, please contact the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1 800-273-8255.
The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is a national network of local crisis centers that provides free and confidential emotional support to people in suicidal crisis or emotional distress 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Recent News & Updates
Earlier in the week the Department of Behavioral Health was contacted and by students from Quail Lake Charter school in Sanger. The students were tasked with bringing in speakers on topics they felt were important to them and their community. The students chose the topic of Preventing Suicide and asked a representative from DBH to […]
Dawan Utecht & Stan Collins were invited by KSEE 24’s Alex Delgado host of Central Valley Today to discuss the Suicide Prevention Collaborative and the upcoming Directing Change Student Film Contest. Take a moment to watch the segment that includes a video from Kingsburg High School student Matthew Flores. http://www.yourcentralvalley.com/news/suicide-prevention-program/846051242
Know the Signs Coffee Sleeves have been spotted at the Kid’s Cafe 2019. Send your pics if you find anymore. Visit suicideispreventable.org to Know the Signs and help Prevent Suicide.