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National Survivors of Suicide Day

Meeting Notices, Agendas and Summaries

  • Video/Teleconference
    October 21, 2020

Our Mission

The Statewide Suicide Prevention Council advises the governor and legislature on issues relating to suicide. In collaboration with communities, faith-based organizations, and public-private entities, the Council works to improve the health and wellness of Alaskans by reducing suicide and its effect on individuals and communities.

COVID-19: Alaska Department of Health and Social Services, State of Alaska If you feel anxious, depressed, or need info about mental health resources, call the Alaska Careline at 1-877-266-HELP (4357).

Casting the Net Upstream:
Promoting Wellness to Prevent Suicide

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2017 Annual Report
The Statewide Suicide Prevention Council has released its updated five-year State Suicide Prevention Plan, Recasting the Net: Promoting Wellness to Prevention Suicide 2018-2022.

A limited amount of hard copies are available upon request. Please contact Eric Morrison at (907) 465-6518 or for more information.

Iron Dog 2017

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"Life is a Team Effort" Poster

Iron Dog 2015:

Team 12 shares the message “Life is a team effort!” and promotes Careline.





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