Local Resources


Please refer to the Directory of Mental Health Resources in Kansas. If you have questions about a resource email Monica Kurz or call our administrative offices during regular business hours: (785)841-9900.

If you are concerned about yourself or a loved one who is experiencing a mental health concern, emotional distress or thinking about suicide please contact Headquarters Counseling Center at (785)841-2345.


If you are looking for free, confidential information and referral, please call 2-1-1. They can help locate local financial assistance, food, housing, health care, employment, counseling and more.


Local Suicide Prevention Coalitions

Johnson County Suicide Prevention Coalition - Contact: Shana Burgess or Megan Clark

Horizons Mental Health Center Suicide Prevention - Brenda Brown

Suicide Prevention Coalition of Northwest Kansas - Covers Phillips, Decatur, and Norton Counties - inactive

Shawnee County Suicide Prevention Coalition - Contact: Steve Christenberry - Website

Youth Suicide Prevention Task Force of Central Kansas Partnership - Contact: Janel Rose

The Model for Change Initiative: Suicide Prevention - Covers Ford, Hodgeman, and Gray Counties - Contact: Vicki Broz

Atchison County Suicide Prevention Task Force - Contact: Joshua Snyder

Kansas City Suicide Awareness and Prevention Program (KC-SAPP) - Contact: Stan Edlavitch

Sedgwick County Suicide Prevention Coalition - Contact: Deidre Helm

Harvey County Suicide Prevention Coalition - Contact: Jason Reynolds

MARPC Suicide Prevention Initiative  - Manhattan - Contact: Melissa Rickel-Morrill

Clay County Suicide Prevention Coalition - Contact: Jaclyn Pfizenmaier

Flint Hills Youth Suicide Prevention Project - Covers Emporia - Contact: Brian Muench

IMPACT on Suicide - Covers Salina - Contact: Brenda Haaga

Leavenworth County Suicide Prevention Project - REALITY CHECK - Contact: Deborah Gregor

Douglas County Suicide Prevention Coalition - Contact: Anna Barger