Mental health is just as important as physical health to a child's well-being.

Mental health is just as important as physical health to a child's well-being.

Prevent Suicide CT-CT Suicide Advisory Board (CTSAB)

The CTSAB is a network of diverse advocates, educators and leaders concerned with addressing the problem of suicide with a focus on prevention, intervention, and health and wellness promotion.

Vision: The CTSAB seeks to reduce and eliminate suicide by instilling hope across the lifespan and through the use of culturally competent advocacy, policy, education, collaboration and networking.

Priority Areas:

  1. Raise statewide awareness of suicide prevention through “1 WORD, 1 VOICE, 1 LIFE…Be the 1 to start the conversation” campaign;
  2. Develop a Statewide Network that links state-level with grass-roots local efforts;
  3. Promote Evidence-Based, Best-Practices for Suicide Prevention & Response; and
  4. Revise CT Strategy for Suicide Prevention.

Click on the link below to visit the site directly.

http://www.preventsuicidect.org/