Volunteer Opportunities

Prevent Suicide Greater Milwaukee offers numerous opportunities to get involved in suicide prevention.

Get Involved As an Individual:

Youth Resiliency/Community Outreach

The community outreach group organizes programs and events to promote education and support for suicide prevention and postvention throughout the Greater Milwaukee Area. They continue to identify opportunities for collaboration with numerous organizations, agencies and community groups.

For more information on the Youth Resiliency/Community Outreach Workgroup, please contact outreach@preventsuicidemke.com

QPR (Question, Persuade, Refer)

The QPR workgroup is responsible for responding to requests for QPR trainings, soliciting trainers, and organizing and facilitating QPR trainings. They also maintain all the data on PSGM QPR trainings including a list of active trainers. You can find more information on what QPR is and how we utilize it in our campaign for suicide prevention at the QPR Institute.

For more information on the QPR Gatekeeper Training Workgroup, please contact Norma Gilson at Norma@preventsuicidemke.com

Reducing Access to Lethal Means

This workgroup takes action to reduce a suicidal person’s ability to gain access to a method to kill themselves.

For more information on this workgroup, please contact info@preventsuicidemke.com

Marketing and Public Relations

The marketing and public relations workgroup helps with the creation of PSGM promotional materials including print materials, e-newsletters, social media posts, and website material. The group will also work with other groups to promote their events across all mediums.

Get Involved As a PSGM Coalition Partner Organization:

Join us at PSGM Quarterly Coalition Partner Meetings:

  • Contact us at info@preventsuicidemke.com to find out the date and time of our next meeting, generally held at IndependenceFirst in Milwaukee.
  • Interested in hearing about what we have already accomplished? For more information contact Barbara Moser at barbara@preventsuicidemke.com