Tennessee Veterans Suicide Prevention Task Force

Tennessee Veterans Suicide Prevention Task Force


Mission/Goal


This task force, an appointed task force created and approved by the TSPN Advisory Council appointed by the Governor on June 8, 2017 and partnership with Tennessee Department of Veteran Services, will hereto serve to unite veteran serving organizations throughout Tennessee towards the goal of suicide prevention. The task force will meet to create and carry out action items to best help the at-risk population of veteran. Veteran serving organizations and other agencies serving Veteran population pose a unique problem for suicide prevention/intervention/postvention efforts. By employing the expertise of the appointed task members, it is the hope that this effort will expand throughout the state, creating cohesive safe spaces throughout Tennessee.

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