Washtenaw Alive - Suicide Prevention Coalition

Washtenaw Alive


Washtenaw Alive is the suicide prevention planning collaborative of Washtenaw County and is facilitated by Washtenaw County Health Department.

The information here is not a substitute for professional care.

Need Help?

If you need urgent support or are worried about someone, please contact your local doctor, minister or nearest crisis center. If your need is life threatening, call 911. Find more resources on our Local & National Resources page.

Call 1-800-273-TALK (8255)

Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273-Talk

Text Hello to 741741

Crisis Text Line text hello to 741741, free 24/7, confidential

Suicide Prevention Plan

Data, Reports & Presentations

Meeting Minutes

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  • Anne Daws-Lazar, Co-Chair, Washtenaw County CISM / TERN team
  • Charles Wilson, Co-Chair, Washtenaw County Health Department
  • Kathy Arnold, Family Crisis Center of Washtenaw
  • Neal Elkin, MD
  • Jyoti Gupta, Washtenaw Area Council for Children
  • Jeff Hackett, Community Mental Health
  • Lisbeth Harcourt, Michigan Medicine Office of Decedent Affairs
  • Edwina Jarrett, Family Crisis Center of Washtenaw
  • Anne Kramer, University of Michigan Depression Center
  • Paula Madden, Washtenaw County Children’s Services
  • Cathy Radovic, MICHR
  • Michele Rivette, Veterans Administration Hospital
  • Michelle Rose-Armstrong, Ypsilanti Community Schools
  • Robert Sain, MD
  • Sharon Sheldon, Community Stakeholder
  • Elizabeth Spring, Community Mental Health
  • Tony Weatherly, Oxygen Youth