The National Council for Suicide Prevention is a national coalition of seven leading nonprofits working to end suicide in the United States.
Joint Commission-NCSP Statement
There are not exact numbers on how many suicides occur in hospitals or healthcare systems in the US, but even one is too many.
Position Statement on Training
Released in July last year, the NCSP drafts a position statement on training in the field of suicide prevention. Click to read the full text position statement...
Take 5 to Save Lives Campaign
The National Council for Suicide Prevention releases the Take 5 to Save Lives Campaign early to invite businesses and organizations to partner with the campaign.
The National Council for Suicide Prevention is a coalition of seven national organizations working to prevent suicide. The mission of the National Council for Suicide Prevention is to advance suicide prevention through leadership, advocacy and a collective voice. The member organizations of NCSP have combined operating budgets of $25 million dollars. During the last year, these organizations have directly impacted the lives of over 2 million people and generated over 100 million media impressions.
Please Read Before Contacting
Use the Contact form to the right to inquire about NCSP-related topics. This channel is not monitored 24/7 or meant to assist those who are in crisis. If you or someone you know needs immediate help call 911 (if in US).
If you or someone you know is suicidal or having thoughts of suicide, please call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (available 24/7):