​Suicide Prevention
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This page will be updated as opportunities arise. See the Washington State Department of Health's Suicide Prevention Page for statewide information. 

 Suicide Statistics

 Risk Factors and Warning Signs

 Help Someone I Know

  Survivor Grief Support

You can make a difference by

Educating yourself on the signs so you can help yourself or someone you know.

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About Us

The mission of the Kitsap County Suicide Awareness and Prevention group is to increase awareness of—and access to— suicide prevention support and resources for all ages, with the goal of reducing suicide in our community.

We do this through:

Resource Sharing

Our group includes participation from over 20 local organizations including; Education, Law Enforcement, Aging and Long-Term Care, Treatment, Prevention, Employment, and local community members.

We can reduce the number of deaths by suicide in our community. Research indicates, Evidence Based Treatment and Prevention activities make a difference.