Suicide is the 10th leading cause of death in our country. However, for the first time in several years, 2018 showed a decrease in suicides in Erie County. It’s a testament to the collaboration of people and services all across the county. Crisis Services CEO Jessica Pirro was recently asked about the efforts aimed at… Read more : CEO Jessica Pirro on Channel 7
We’d like to take the opportunity to thank our Media Sponsor for the 13th Annual Men Who Cook at the Lexus Club at KeyBank Center. Check out this year’s spot and be sure to buy your tickets to one of the year’s most anticipated fundraising events, presented by Delaware North.
WGRZ Channel 2 featured the press conference held on September 10, 2019, for Suicide Prevention Awareness Day. Crisis Services CEO Jessica Pirro was on-hand as was featured speaker and Suicide Prevention Coalition Coordinator Dr. Celia Spacone. They joined several community leaders from across Western New York in detailing new and existing suicide prevention initiatives and… Read more : Channel 2 Feature for Suicide Prevention Day
Today, September 10, is World Suicide Prevention Day. Raise the flag of HOPE! Join Crisis Services CEO Jessica Pirro and members of the Erie County Suicide Prevention Coalition in the lighting of three iconic Buffalo landmarks in yellow—the awareness color for suicide prevention. There will be a press conference held at 2:00PM today at the… Read more : World Suicide Prevention Day
One of the best fundraising events in Buffalo is quickly approaching! Men Who Cook returns for its 13th year on October 2nd at the beautiful Lexus Club in KeyBank Center. Individual tickets are still available as are full table reservations. So what are you waiting for?! Purchase your tickets for the year’s most anticipated event… Read more : Men Who Cook 2019 Tickets
Listen back to our CEO Jessica Pirro’s appearance on WUFO 1080AM and Power 96.5FM as she discussed the importance of open communication during Suicide Prevention Awareness Month.
Our CEO Jessica Pirro wrote a feature article in the September 2019 issue of Buffalo Healthy Living around Suicide Prevention Awareness Month. Read about how in the case of suicide, we often immediately ask the question “Why?” But as the number of suicides decreases within our community, it’s important to continue to ask, “How can… Read more : Moving from Why to How
Crisis Services CEO recently talked about the importance of responsiveness in the event of a crisis. Every moment matters, which is why if someone with a 716 or 585 area code calls the National Suicide Hotline, they’re immediately connected to Crisis Services in Buffalo. Jessica discussed her support for legislation that’s pushing for a three-digit… Read more : Every Second Counts