• 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


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.

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"


Congratulations to our newly elected

 Steering Committee Members!

Rev. Jonathan Ahnquist

Reneelynn Proctor,  M.S. DMT

Tessandra Pearson, MS, CRC, LMHC, LADC

Sunny Lee Jones

Stephanie Kelly

Jessica Krupp

Job Opportunity

The Samaritans on Cape Cod and the Islands seeks Assistant Director

Resumes should be sent to ccsamaritans@verizon.net.

Elder Suicide Prevention Training

for Cape Cod & Island's

June 20, 2016

Presented by the Samaritans on Cape Cod and the Islands and C.I.S.P.C. Interested participants may fill out the form provided below.

General Membership Meeting

July 14, 2016

Our next GM meeting is scheduled for July 14th. It will be held at 11:15-12:45. Meetings are held at the Barnstable County Court Complex in the Harborview Room.

We will be offering a FREE QPR suicide prevention training to those in attendance.