• Chippewa County

    Suicide Prevention Coalition

     Dont' Lose Hope - When the Sun goes does, the Stars come out.


    The Chippewa County Suicide Prevention Committee holds regular one-hour meetings on the second Wednesday of every month at 8:30am.  The meetings are hosted by our local Community Mental Health Authority, Hiawatha Behavioral Health.

    Meetings bring together community partners in an effort to promote awareness related to the warning signs of suicide.

    Committee Members work together to accomplish the goals and objectives identified in the Chippewa County Suicide Prevention Plan.  These goals and objectives include work on:

    •           Training and education
    •           Media Relations
    •           Survivor Support
    •           Expansion of the Suicide Prevention Committee
    •           Expansion of the Crisis Response Team