Crisis Services’ Advocate Program Director, Caitlin Powalski, spoke to Channel 4 about the effect of childhood trauma later in life.
When you walk in the Out of the Darkness Walks, you join the effort with hundreds of thousands of people to raise awareness and funds that allow the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) to invest in new research, create educational programs, advocate for public policy, and support survivors of suicide loss. Event Details Walk… Read more : September 8th: Out of the Darkness Walk
Please join the Suicide Prevention Coalition of Erie County and the Buffalo State Community for an open dialogue on mental health, depression and suicide prevention three weeks from today on September 6th from 4 – 6PM in the Buffalo State Jacqueline Vito LoRusso Alumni and Visitor Center. The event is free and open to the public!… Read more : September 6th: A Community Conversation: Mental health, Depression, and Suicide Prevention
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As a leader in suicide prevention work, Crisis Services is the only agency accredited by the American Association of Suicidology in the WNY area. At the end of July, we had our site visit to be reviewed for re-accreditation by AAS. The agency passed with flying colors and Crisis Services’ CEO, Jessica Pirro, wants to… Read more : September 2018 Update: Crisis Services receives re-accreditation & high praise from the American Association of Suicidology!
In honor of #50YearsofHelpandHope at Crisis Services, we will be sharing #50StoriesofCrisisCare: fifty stories written by past and current clients, employees, volunteers, donors and board members about the impact Crisis Services has had on their lives. The goal of #50StoriesofCrisisCare is to go beyond the statistics (e.g., Crisis Services helps approximately 100,000 people in our community… Read more : Celebrating #50YearsofHelpandHope at Crisis Services: #50StoriesofCrisisCare
The Great Inflatable Race is the bounciest fun run on earth! At The Great Inflatable Race, participants climb, slide and bounce on inflatable obstacles that are spread throughout the race course. And this year, The Great Inflatable Race is partnering with Crisis Services for their Buffalo race on Saturday, July 14th! A portion of the race… Read more : The Great Inflatable Race
Crisis Services’ CEO Jessica Pirro spoke to News 4 WIVB Buffalo about the work being done by the Suicide Prevention Coalition to prevent suicide in Erie County. If you or someone you love is having thoughts of suicide, please call our 24/7 hotline at 716-834-3131. You are never alone. We are here to help!