Regional Liaisons are a team of individuals in different parts of the
state who help SPCC spread the word about issues that affect suicide
prevention locally and statewide. With this coordinated effort, our
advocacy efforts are able to be even more effective. Regional Liaisons:
Increase public awareness of suicide as a public health problem;
Promote local, state, and federal policies and programs that prevent suicide;
Disseminate information regarding SPCC and other suicide prevention organizations’ activities;
partnerships with other local suicide prevention and mental health
agencies, governments, media and other organizations with a stake in
Bring the subject of suicide out in the open;
Recruit other advocates'
Give a voice to suicide survivors.
Regional Liaisons team is an important and effective way to
dramatically alter the course of legislative decisions through the
provision of information to local policymakers.