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
Thank you to Chris Roup from NAMI Fresno for her presence and support at the Board meeting and also to those who watched via the live video stream on Tuesday, September 12th. If you missed it, you can watch a recording in the link below under Agenda Item No. 5: http://fresnocounty.granicus.com/MediaPlayer.php?view_id=1&clip_id=364 Let us know if […]
Through the great suggestion and support of the Collaborative, Dawan Utecht, Director of Behavioral Health wrote an opinion piece on Suicide Prevention Week and the Collaborative, which was recently published in The Fresno Bee. You can read and share the online article in the link below: http://www.fresnobee.com/opinion/readers-opinion/article172075072.html