The Center for Suicide Awareness is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting awareness of suicide through education, prevention, and support to those affected by suicide throughout the Fox Valley and entire state of Wisconsin.
The Center's mission is coordinate and collaborate with others, including schools, law enforcement and other charitable organizations and agencies to help maximize use of resources to help educate, prevent, and support those who are affected by suicide. Also assisting survivors of suicide by giving them a “voice” in the component of utilizing education in helping prevent suicide. Will engage in education, intervention, prevention, and awareness teaching, presentation and instruction. Provide post-vention support for people that have been impacted by suicide. Will be a hub and “go to” center for people and help direct and guide people to the appropriate resources. Will bring about awareness in efforts to reduce stigma. Promote QPR training as well as provide them. The Center offers support groups for all ages of those who have lost a beloved one to suicide, support groups for people who have attempted suicide and a support group for the family members. We offer presentations for schools in helping students cope and know warning signs of suicide. We also offer training for educators, healthcare professionals, police and others. Our vision is to create a stronger community that helps those in need and supports those in grief.
- April 2015