Zero Suicide Initiative

Zero Suicide Initiative – The `Zero Suicide’ initiative is a key concept of the National Strategy for Suicide Prevention (NSSP) and is a priority of the National Action Alliance for Suicide Prevention (Action Alliance). The `Zero Suicide’ model focuses on developing a system-wide approach to improving care for individuals at risk of suicide who are currently utilizing health and behavioral health systems. This award will support implementation of the `Zero Suicide’ model within federal, Tribal, and urban Indian health care facilities and systems that provide direct care services to AI/AN in order to raise awareness of suicide, establish integrated system of care, and improve outcomes for such individuals.

Applicants are encouraged to visit:​library/​reports/​national-strategy-suicide-prevention/​full_​report-rev.pdf to access a copy of the 2012 National Strategy. Application Deadline Date: October 12, 2017.