A special thank you to the sponsors who make this website possible:

About www.ARSuicidePrevention.org:




The Mission:  


To increase and diffuse knowledge about suicide prevention efforts in Arkansas.



The Vision:


An increased collaboration of efforts to lower suicide rates in Arkansas.



The Values:


Collaboration

Communication

Education

Mobilization




The intent of this website is to provide a place where all Arkansans can learn about events across the state, statistics on suicide, laws and policies, organizations in Arkansas, news in relation to suicide and suicide prevention efforts, resources to help those in need or crisis, and training opportunities that are offered


This website also provides space for smaller organizations to have their own webpages free of charge, encouraging their efforts and helping them keep costs down so that they can focus on suicide prevention.  


About Our Advisers:


www.ARSuicidePrevention.org has a diverse group of advisers selected because of their  backgrounds and their interest in suicide prevention.  The mission of the advisers is to ensure that while changes and improvements occur, the website never looses site of it's purpose, that the website always represents all interested parties in Arkansas and focuses on collaborative efforts that help in lowering suicide rates in Arkansas.


Christopher Epperson

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention Arkansas Chairman

Arkansas Suicide Prevention Council Member

Arkansas Suicide Prevention Network Member


Tanya Phillips, MEd, MS

Arkansas Suicide Prevention Network Co-Founder

Arkansas Suicide Prevention Council Member

Veterans Mental Health Council Suicide Prevention Chair

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention Volunteer Disabled Combat Veteran

Taylor LoBue

Veterans Mental Health Council Chairman

Arkansas Suicide Prevention Network Member

Disabled Combat Veteran

Greg Adams

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention Volunteer

Arkansas Suicide Prevention Council Member

Arkansas Suicide Prevention Network Member


Susie Reynolds Reece

Garland County Suicide Prevention Coalition

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention Volunteer

Arkansas Suicide Prevention Network, PAO

Joy Gray

Arkansas Department of Health, Suicide Prevention Program Manager

Arkansas Suicide Prevention Network Member