IDAHO: Legislation Authorizes Suicide Prevention Program

October 19, 2016
News Type:  From the Field
State:  Idaho

Legislation passed in Idaho in March 2016 established and funded a state Office of Suicide Prevention within the state Department of Public Health, which, among other activities, will provide ongoing funding to that state’s suicide prevention hotline and manage a youth suicide prevention program and a suicide prevention outreach campaign.

 

For more information on policies that may have an impact on suicide, see Suicide Prevention Policy and Legislation

Planning and Implementing:  Policy and Legislation