The Burden of Suicide in Wisconsin: 2007-2011
9th Annual Awareness Event on September 9, 2014
Two of Our Own Honored:
Judy Shoults 2013 MHC Shining Star Award Recipient
Deb Mahr 2013 NAMI Award Recipient
The La Crosse Area Suicide Prevention Initiative is committed to promoting awareness that suicide is a public health problem that is preventable.
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
We support current efforts to create and establish legislation for mental health insurance parity and suicide prevention.