The mission of the Cape and Islands Suicide Prevention Coalition is to help give Cape Cod and Island communities the necessary information and tools to raise awareness, promote education, and increase action to reduce suicides.

Nantucket Cottage Hospital Health Fair

October 29, 2016  8:00-1:00 pm

Nantucket Yacht Club

CIT - Crisis Intervention Team Training

October 17-21

Nantucket Public Safety Facility

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QPR - Question Persuade Refer Training (free)

October 24th 1:00 - 2:30pm

Provincetown Public Library

CISPC General Membership Meeting

November 10, 2016 11:15 - 12:45

Harborview Room Barnstable County Court Complex

Special Guest

Department of Veteran's Service

BattleMind Training 

Special Mental Health Considerations for Returning Veteran's

International Survivor Day

November 19, 2016



  • Foster collaborations and build a unified regional coalition with a wide array of diverse stakeholders

  • Achieve a broad impact through common goals in suicide prevention

  • Increase awareness by implementing a comprehensive, life span, public education campaign

  • Educate our regional community on suicide risk, protective factors, warning signs, and available resources

Trainings Offered by C.I.S.P.C.

GM meetings are held on the 2nd Thursday of the odd months. They begin at 11:15-12:45 and are held at the Barnstable County Court complex in the HarborView Room. ALL are welcome. To become a member, send the completed form to  suicideprevention@capecoalition.com





eneral Membership Meetings


Currently, Cape and Island's Suicide Prevention Coalition has over 75 members representing Cape Cod, Nantucket and Martha's Vinyard. C.I.S.P.C. members represent:

  • School's and afterschool programs
  • Mental Health Agencies,
  • Emergency Service Agencies
  • Health & Human Service Agencies
  • Support groups
  • Other suicide prevention organizations 


Emergency Service dial 911

Cape and Islands Suicide Prevention Coalition


National Suicide Prevention Lifeline


Veteran's Crisis Line


Samaritan's on Cape Cod and the Island's


Youth Crisis Support Free Text

Text 741-741 and type "start"