Suicide is a leading cause of death among students. Let’s change that together.
We help college & university campuses across Virginia increase their knowledge and create the infrastructure to…
- Promote wellness & safety for students.
- Identify & support those in distress.
- Effectively respond to those at risk for suicide.
We are not a crisis response or emergency care center.
If you or someone you know is in crisis, call 988.
In case of a life-threatening emergency, call 911.
Our mission is to equip Virginia’s higher education communities to proactively and responsively address suicide risk.
We support campuses by promoting well-being and providing training, consultation, opportunities for collaboration, and planning for suicide prevention, intervention, and postvention.
We Guide Strategic Planning.
Through our Comprehensive Suicide Prevention for Campuses course, we help your team:
- Develop policies, protocols, and programs.
- Utilize a public health approach to suicide prevention.
We Provide Training.
We facilitate multiple options for in-person and online gatekeeper training for:
- Suicide Prevention
- Suicide Intervention
- Suicide Postvention
We Facilitate Collaboration.
We host biweekly online meetings for campus professionals who support student mental health.
- Live via Zoom
- Presentations + discussions about campus scenarios
We Share Resources.
We curate and maintain a library of resources about suicide prevention, mental health, and more.