Suicide Prevention Statewide

CalMHSA’s Suicide Prevention Initiative focuses on four program areas:

  • Statewide Suicide Prevention Network
  • Regional and Local Suicide Prevention Capacity Building Program
  • Social Marketing
  • Training and Workforce Enhancement

Grant to Fund Mental Health First Aid for Youth in Kern County

The office of the Kern County Superintendent of Schools has announced the funding of a Youth Mental First Aid Program for Kern County. The office received a grant to produce the program, which will help teachers, volunteers, and others who work with youth of ages 12-18 to recognize and handle situations involving mental illness. Coverage … Continue reading Grant to Fund Mental Health First Aid for Youth in Kern County

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Know the Signs Campaign

RAND study estimates more than half of California adults have been exposed to the “Know the Signs” Campaign. Read more here.

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