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Category: Suicide Prevention

Samaritans on Cape Cod & Islands Launch New 3-Digit Crisis Support Number: 988

Samaritans on Cape Cod and the Islands recently launched 988, the 3-digit number adopted by the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline. If you haven’t heard about 988, here’s a quick overview. […]

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Playing a Role in Suicide Awareness – Community Open Forum March 16, 2022

Are you a parent, teacher or community member concerned about suicide in our towns?  This open forum is designed to share local resources, offer support, and answer questions about what […]

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Playing a Role in Suicide Awareness – Expert Panel & Community Open Forum on February 17, 2022

Are you a parent, teacher, or community member concerned about suicide in our towns?  This open forum is designed to share local resources, offer support, and answer questions about what […]

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Tele-Mental Health Services for Cape Cod

Even for those without behavioral health disorders, the necessary social distancing to combat COVID-19 can be stressful and isolating. Some things you can do to weather the effects of social […]

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Ribbon Ceremony Recognizes National Suicide Prevention Day at Barnstable County on Thursday

The Cape and Islands Suicide Prevention Coalition will recognize National Suicide Prevention Day with a ribbon ceremony this Thursday, September 13th from 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM on the front lawn […]

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Newest Program at Samaritans on Cape Cod and the Islands

After the high profile deaths of Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain, there has been quite a bit of talk concerning depression, mental health, and suicide. As you may know, there […]

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‘You Are Not Alone: A Primer on Mental Illness’ Provided by NAMI Cape Cod & The Islands

You Are Not Alone: A Primer on Mental Illness, which has been in development for the past 18 months, is now available from NAMI Cape Cod & The Islands – […]

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Town of Falmouth Announces Requests for Proposals

The Town of Falmouth, through the Human Services Committee, announces two requests for Proposals for Fiscal Year 2019 for non-profit agencies and partnerships to deliver programs and services that address […]

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A Film that is Saving Lives is coming to Hyannis

On March 16th, at 7:30 PM, The Cape and Islands Suicide Awareness Walk committee will present a special screening of Suicide: The Ripple Effect at Cape Cod Mall Stadium 12 Theater.  […]

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