Vermont Suicide Prevention Coalition Resources

Recent Updates from the Vermont Suicide Prevention Coalition

Thirty one Coalition members gathered at our quarterly meeting and engaged in rich discussion about the future goals and strategies for suicide prevention efforts in Vermont.
Thirty one Coalition members gathered at our quarterly meeting and engaged in rich discussion about the future goals and strategies for suicide prevention efforts in Vermont.
Thirty one Coalition members gathered at our quarterly meeting and engaged in rich discussion about the future goals and strategies for suicide prevention efforts in Vermont.
June 18, 2019: Thank you to all who participated in the VT Suicide Prevention Coalition meeting!  Topics discussed included: The numerous trainings happening around the stateSupports for survivorsInformation on the Quechee Gorge bridge barrierSuicide attempt data from the New England Poison Control CenterThe new AFSP sponsored Advocacy CommitteeResources from the AAS Conference Read the complete meeting minutes from June 18 HERE. VT Suicide Prevention Coalition Meeting Presentation Northern New England Poison Center Presentation Quechee Gorge Bridge Presentation Photos from the event
February 14, 2019: Thank you to all who participated in Suicide Prevention Day at the Vermont State House on Thursday, February 14! Great connections were made with Legislators -  and VT-SPC members and AFSP-VT advocates gained knowledge and skills around suicide prevention advocacy.  Highlights from the day: State and health care leaders made commitments to creating suicide safe pathways in health care: The VT Blueprint for Health, Department of VT Health Access; OneCare VT; VT Program for Quality in Health Care, Inc.; the Agency of Human Services, and the Department of Mental Health.The House Committee on Health Care heard testimony