How Do I Get Started?

Ready to join the growing community of people spreading the Zero Suicide approach across health and behavioral health care? 

Quick Guide

Access the Quick Guide to Getting Started with Zero Suicide to find out more about ten first steps to launching a Zero Suicide initiative at your organization.

Training & Consultation

Training and consultation for Zero Suicide implementers is available through the Zero Suicide Institute

Zero Suicide Institute services include the Zero Suicide Academy®, EDC's signature two-day training that provides the tools and support for organizations to adopt approaches to dramatically reduce suicide among patients receiving care.

The Zero Suicide Community

We offer several options for connecting with others who are passionate about making Zero Suicide a reality:

  • Join the Zero Suicide email discussion list.
  • Attend one of our free webinars or watch the archives.

For other ways to get involved, send us a request through Get Technical Assistance.

SPRC and the National Action Alliance for Suicide Prevention are able to make this web site available thanks to support from Universal Health Services (UHS) and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) (grant 1 U79 SM0559945).

No official endorsement by SAMHSA, DHHS, or UHS for the information on this web site is intended or should be inferred.