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 


eneral Membership Meetings


  • 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:






"Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning"

- Albert Einstein


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"



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.


New Year's Meet and Greet

General Membership Meeting

January 12th, 2016 @ 11:15 - 12:45

Barnstable County Court Complex

Harborview Room

Hear from others in attendance about their respective agencies. Learn about projects or programs being offered in your community.

We will also be establishing our 2017 goals ! Don't miss out.

16th Annual Massachusetts Suicide Prevention Conference

April 4th -5th, 2017

Sheraton Framingham Hotel & Conference Center

Framingham, MA.

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Cape & Island's Suicide Prevention Coalition

P.O. Box 119, Barnstable, Ma. 02630