MCSP-Berkshires

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Survivors of Suicide Loss
Contact: Diana & Paul Lewis by phone: 413-5257752 or email: dproff52@aol.com
Location: Forastiere Funeral Home 220 N Main Street East Longmeadow, MA 01028
Meets first and third Mondays of each month 7-9 pm unless major holiday
Peer facilitated Open group no fee

Healing After a Suicide Loss
Contact: Peggy Morse by phone: 413-441-6316  or email: peggyf@verizon.net
Location: Brien Center Campus, 334 Fenn St., Pittsfield, MA
Meets first Tuesday of every month 6-7:30 pm
Peer facilitated open group no fee

 

UPCOMING EVENTS–for more information, please visit  http://www.berkshirecoalition.org/meetings.html

 

THIS YEAR BCSP IS HOLDING A PUBLIC EDUCATION SERIES FOCUSING ON AT-RISK POPULATIONS FOR SUICIDE IN LIEU OF OUR MONTHLY MEMBER MEETINGS

 

PLEASE JOIN US —ALL ARE WELCOME!
When:  Series to be held the third Wednesday of posted months from 5:30 – 7:00 pm
Where: Brien Center, 333 East Street, Pittsfield, MA

Speakers and Details are Posted on our EVENTS Page

FY16 Accomplishments

Sponsored Men and Depression: A Community Conversation

Held a full day LGBTQIA+ Community Conference at Berkshire Community College

Sponsored a 40-hour Crisis Intervention Training(CIT) for local EMTs and police officers

Sponsored several evidence based trainings including: SafeTALK, QPR, Mental Health First Aid and SOS (Signs of Suicide)

Collaborated with 8 local organizations on an EXPO of Resources (including mental healthcare and suicide prevention) for veterans, national guard, active military, their families and providers

Multi-agency collaboration for Annual Berkshire County Legislative Breakfast

Provided Psychological First Aid training(with Riverside Community Care) for school personnel