Task Force Resources

Notes and Resources from Recent Task Force Subcommittee Conference Calls

Conference Call Notes:

Hope After a Loved One’s Suicide (HALOS): brochure describing support group
Brochure from Schuylkill County’s Suicide Prevention Task Force

Resources from presentation on “Grief and Mourning Following a Suicide Death” by Susan Wesner, R.N., M.S.N., C.S., STAR-Center


County Youth Suicide Prevention Information and Resources: Pennsylvania county-specific information


Survivors of Suicide Train-the-Trainer Event Held

Sixty-five people attended a two-day train-the-trainer event on “Grief and Mourning Following a Suicide Death” in June 2012 in Moosic, in the northeastern part of Pennsylvania. This training, to meet the needs of survivors of suicide, was a follow-up to the 2010 regional workshops on youth suicide prevention. More about the SOS training….


Regional Youth Suicide Prevention Workshops with County Task Force and Community Members

The Pennsylvania Youth Suicide Prevention Monitoring Committee, in collaboration with the Garrett Lee Smith Grant Project and the STAR Center, sponsored four regional workshops in October and November 2012. The workshops brought together county suicide prevention task forces and community members interested in the commonwealth’s youth suicide prevention efforts.

Reports and information from the workshops

Additional information about behavioral health resources in Pennsylvania.

List of county CASSP and children’s behavioral mental health coordinators


National Suicide Prevention Lifeline Crisis Network

If you are interested in talking with your local crisis call center about partnering with the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline click here to learn how.