College of the Canyons/Santa Clarita Community College District

Program Name:  College of the Canyons Suicide Prevention Program
Grant Type:  Garrett Lee Smith Campus
Grant Status:  Alumni
Year Awarded:  2014
State:  California

The aim of the College of the Canyons’ GLS SAMHSA Campus Suicide Prevention Program is to improve student mental health by reducing student risk factors and eliminating suicide and attempts through: training and education; information dissemination; expanded mental health services capacity; enhanced campus and regional mental health services infrastructure; data that will help direct resources to maximum benefit; and vastly increasing the number of people able to identify, support, and/or refer students at risk of self-inflicted injury to services and professionals who can help get them the treatment they need.