​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.

General Membership Meeting

March 8, 2018 11:15-12:45

Barnstable County Court Complex

Harborview Room


Suicide: The Ripple Effect

March 16, 2018

​Cape Cod Mall Stadium 12


Reserve your tickets here

​​QPR Training - Hyannis

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Parish Nurses -- Hyannis

Cape Cod Trail Race

Crane Wildlife Management Area - Falmouth, Ma.

Sunday, April 8, 2018

Cape and Islands Suicide Awareness Walk

Awareness and Fundraising walk organized by:

Sharing Kindness

The  Samaritans on Cape Cod and the Islands

Cape and Islands Suicide Prevention Coalition

Saturday, April 28, 2018

Orleans, MA.  

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If you are interested in learning more about our trainings please email Joan McDonald at:



C.I.S.P.C is fortunate to have such a dedicated team in place allowing for  the very best in prevention efforts for Cape Cod and the Islands.


Fairwinds, Nantucket's Counseling Center and our coalition partner created this PSA

Monthly Newsletter


Cape and Islands Suicide Prevention Coalition PSA

Trainings Offered by Cape and Islands Suicide Prevention Coalition





DIAL 911


Our team is committed to providing suicide prevention and gatekeeper training to our communities heightening awareness through a variety of methods including presentation, forums, educational material and discussion.

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:

Contact Us

Serving all Cape and Island communities



Cape & Island's Suicide Prevention Coalition

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


National Suicide Prevention Lifeline                                              Massachusetts Coalition for Suicide Prevention

1-800-273-8255                                                                                       info@masspreventssuicide.org

Foundation for Suicide Prevention                                                  Samaritan's on Cape Cod and the Islands
1-888-333-2377                                                                                        1-800-893-9900

National Action Alliance For Suicide Prevention                         Veteran's Crisis Line
1-202-572-3737                                                                                        1-800-273-8255 

Youth Crisis Support Free Text                                                         The Trevor Helpline - LGBT Youth/Young Adults
Text 741-741 and type "start"                                                              866-4-U-TREVOR (488-7386)