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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.

QPR - Question Persuade Refer

Suicide Prevention Gatekeeper Training

September 26, 2018

5:00pm - 7:30 pm

Brewster Baptiste Church

1848 Main Street

Brewster, MA. 02631

Suicide Prevention and Awareness Walk

Darkness Into Vineyard Light

Saturday, September 29, 2018

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Bend in The Road, State Beach

Edgartown, MA.

6th Annual Behavioral Health Summit

Wellness through the Behavioral Health Lens: Recognition, Resiliency, and Recovery

Friday, October 5, 2018

8:00am - 4:00pm

Resort and Conference Center at Hyannis

To register click here

Mental Health First Aid - YOUTH

Two evening classes both required for certificate

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 4:00pm- 8:00 pm

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

4:00pm- 8:00 pm

425 Crowell Road

Chatham, MA.

Mental Health First Aid - ADULT

Friday , October 19, 2018

9:30am -5:00pm

4 Fairgrounds Road

Nantucket, MA

If you are interested in learning more about our trainings please email Frances Bassett at:


CAPE COD     1-833-229-2683

NANTUCKET 1-877-784-6273

MARTHA'S VINEYARD 1-508-693-0032

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

         Veteran's Crisis Line 

         The Trevor Helpline - LGBT Youth/Young Adults
         866-4-U-TREVOR (488-7386)

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.

Serving all Cape and Island communities


Cape Cod and the Islands Emergency Service Program (MOBILE CRISIS) provides crisis clinicians to various locations throughout our region. To reach a clinician 24 hours 365 days a year dial:





DIAL 911


National Suicide Prevention Lifeline                                              


Samaritan's on Cape Cod and the Islands                                    


Youth Crisis Support Free Text                                                        
Text 741-741 and type "start"                                                             

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:


Cape & Island's Suicide Prevention Coalition

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

Trainings Offered by Cape and Islands Suicide Prevention Coalition