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
There is a powerful display regarding Suicide Prevention that made stops in Fresno and Clovis earlier this week. It’s called Send Silence Packing put together by Active Minds. Send Silence Packing is a nationally recognized traveling exhibition of donated backpacks representing college students lost to suicide each year. The program is designed to raise awareness […]
The Clovis Veterans Memorial District welcomed the community to attend the Fresno County Suicide Prevention Collaborative and KMPH Fox 26 Live Town Hall: Preventing Teen Suicide on March 13, 2018. Moderated by Kim Stephens, FOX26 News anchor on “Great Day,” this event fostered hope in the community through accurate information, resources, and the opportunity to ask […]
Collaborative member Dawan Utecht with the Fresno County Department of Behavioral Health talking about warning signs of teens in crisis with Kim Stephens and Alex Lehnert on “Great Day.”