27 04, 2015

Support our troops? Dealing with PTSD requires commitment

Suicides by active-duty troops and veterans are at levels that would have been unthinkable a generation ago. Each day, on average, a current service […]

16 04, 2015

Teen suicides: Survivors reach out to offer hope

Three months before his May 2009 suicide on the Caltrain tracks in Palo Alto, 17-year-old Jean-Paul “JP” Blanchard wrote on Facebook about trying to […]

24 02, 2015

Suicide Prevention Mentioned At the Oscars

As you may or may not be aware, suicide prevention was mentioned more than once last night during the Oscars.

Screenwriter Graham Moore used his […]

12 01, 2015
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    Contra Costa MSSL (Music Students’ Service League) helping save lives!

Contra Costa MSSL (Music Students’ Service League) helping save lives!

MSSL raised much needed support for the Crisis Center in December.

Visit their website at http://msslmusic.org/

25 11, 2014
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    Oakley suicide prevention workshop teaches participants what to look for

Oakley suicide prevention workshop teaches participants what to look for

OAKLEY — Residents came together at a city-sponsored workshop Thursday night to learn how to prevent suicide in their community.

The suicide prevention and intervention […]

20 11, 2014

Threads of Hope

Diablo Magazine will recognize one of our amazing volunteers, Jane Emanuel at their Threads of Hope on Thursday, December 4, 2014.

View their invitation!

 

29 10, 2014
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    In Memory of Bernard Mayes, Founder of S.F. Suicide Prevention

In Memory of Bernard Mayes, Founder of S.F. Suicide Prevention

On October 23, Bernard Mayes, multi-talented journalist, Episcopal priest, and community activist, passed away in San Francisco. He was the founding force behind the […]

2 09, 2014

Beyond the Headlines: Robin Williams and Depression

This special edition of Beyond the Headlines commemorates the life of actor, comedian, and humanitarian Robin Williams – and explores the power of depression […]

25 08, 2014

Moving Interviews

A video of people who have been impacted by grief and loss and how The Crisis Center’s programs supported them.

18 11, 2013

Lesher Speaker Series

The Contra Costa Crisis Center was chosen by the Dan & Margaret Lesher Foundation – as a part or their NEWSMAKERS: Lesher Speaker […]