NOPCAS is in the process of developing resources to help communities of color deal with suicide issues. We currently offer the following:

Suicide Prevention Certification Program

In a partnership with the QPR Institute, NOPCAS offers a variety of educational and training programs for citizens and professionals. Some training programs are approved for college credits or continuing education credits for counselors, correctional workers, law enforcement, clergy, and a variety of healthcare providers.

Survivors Circle

A support group provides sharing, caring, mutual support, confidential environment that allows those participating to freely express all feelings of grief without fear of being judged. We provide support, information, and reassurance

When: Last Tuesday of every the month
Where: Howard University, Mental Health Clinic | 530 College Street, NW | Washington, DC 20060
Time: 6:00PM – 8:00 PM
Contact: Dr. Donna Barnes | 202-806-7706; 202-549-6039

Circle of Love

When: 2nd Monday of the month
Where: First Baptist Church of Highland Park 6801 Sheriff Road Education Building, Room 202 Landover, MD 20785
Time: 7:00PM – 9:00 PM
Contact: William and Naomi Powell |240-460-1452 ; 301-249-3836

Open Arms Suicide Support Group

When: 3rd Thursday of every month
Where: Please contact for meeting location | Woodbridge, VA 22192
Time: 6:30PM – 8:00PM
Contact: Mary Crenshaw, PhD | Dr.M.R.Crenshaw@gmail.com | (571) 299-8278
Where: 2999 Continental Colony Parkway | SW Atlanta, GA
When: 2nd Tuesday of every month at 7:30PM
Contact: Facilitated by Doris Smith | 404-349-9864
Where: First Presbyterian Church of Chester, 94-96 Main Street, Chester, NY
When: 2nd Tuesday of every month
Time: 7PM
Contact: Ann Maries D’Aliso | (845) 325-6448
Where: First Baptist Church of Highland Park | Education Bldg, Room 202 | 6801 Sheriff Road | Landover, MD 20785
When: 2nd Monday of every month
Time: 7PM
Contact: William & Naomi Powell
(240) 460-1452 OR (301) 249-3836
SuicideSupportGroup@gmail.com

IM ALIVE

An Online Crisis Network:
The first online network with 100% of its volunteers trained and certified in crisis intervention.
www.IMALIVE.org

Support Groups

Updated on 2016-12-27T01:53:19+00:00, by kes51290.