In May 2012 the Missouri Suicide Prevention Project awarded new contracts for Regional Suicide Prevention Resource Centers. These centers offer free gatekeeper trainings and many other services such as educational presentations, depression screenings, resource libraries, or support groups for survivors. 

Please contact the Resource Center serving your area to schedule training or to learn about available services.

  1. Family Counseling Center, Inc., 117 N. Garth, Columbia , MO 65203, Karen Wallace, 573-418-8462, Serving the counties of Audrain, Boone, Callaway, Carroll, Chariton, Cooper, Howard, Montgomery, Moniteau, Monroe, Morgan, Osage, Pettis, Pike, Randolph and Saline.
  2. Kids Under Twenty-one (KUTO), 2718 Brentwood Boulevard, St. Louis, MO 63144, Elizabeth Makulec, 314-963-7571, Serving the counties of Franklin, Jefferson, St. Charles, St. Louis and the City of St. Louis. Efforts will be extended to Lincoln and Warren counties as well.
  3. Pathways, 1905 Stadium Boulevard, Post Office Box 104146, Jefferson City, MO 65110, Karen Wallace, 573-418-8462, Serving the counties of Benton, Camden, Cedar, Cole, Henry, Hickory, Laclede, Miller, Phelps, Pulaski, St. Clair, and Vernon.
  4. Ozark Center, Post Office Box 2526, Joplin, MO 64803, Debbie Fitzgerald, 417-347-7720, 800-247-0661, Serving the counties of Barton, Jasper, McDonald and Newton

For information on services available in other areas of the state please call 573-526-3879 or e-mail the Missouri Suicide Prevention Project Staff

In need of other services? The following web sites provide searchable listings of local mental health services and resources across Missouri: