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The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention and the Suicide Prevention Resource Center have put together some excellent materials which may be helpful to members.
Here is a general overview of the scope of suicide, costs,vulnerable populations and more. The link is http://www.sprc.org/about-suicide
Here is a summary of the guidelines which states use to prevent suicide. The link is http://www.sprc.org/stateInfrastructure/tools
Here is a summary of the number of suicides that occur each year by state and the ranking per capita of the states. The link ishttps://afsp.org/about-suicide/state-fact-sheets/
I hope this may be useful to you and your colleagues.
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