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NEWS

New release:
The Burden of Suicide in Wisconsin: 2007-2011

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Two of Our Own Honored:

Judy Shoults 2013 MHC Shining Star Award Recipient
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Deb Mahr 2013 NAMI Award Recipient
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MISSION STATEMENT

The La Crosse Area Suicide Prevention Initiative is committed to promoting awareness that suicide is a public health problem that is preventable.

 

 

OUR GOALS

To educate:

Educate the community that suicide is a preventable public health problem. We are able to educate through:

  • Annual Suicide Summit (La Crosse, WI)
  • Annual Suicide Awareness Walk (La Crosse, WI)
  • Public awareness events
  • Maintaining our website
  • Providing written information at educational events

To advocate:

We support current efforts to create and establish legislation for mental health insurance parity and suicide prevention.

IN CRISIS?

 

Locally call

La Crosse County Crisis Line

608-784-HELP (4357)

 

Great Rivers 211 Crisis line

Dial 211 or
800-362-8255

 

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

1-800-273-TALK

(8255)

Press 1 for Veterans

 

Veterans Crisis Hotline

1-877-VET 2 VET
(838-2838)

 

LGBT Youth Suicide Hotline

1-866-4-U-TREVOR