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Region 9


County of:  Palm Beach
 


Region Director:


Rene Favreau

710 Valley Forge Rd
West Palm Beach, FL 33405
561-818-3856 c
561-547-1195 h
rene.favreau@gmail.com

Palm Beach Treasure Coast 211
http://www.211palmbeach.org/

If you or someone you know, is in suicidal crisis or emotional distress, please reach out for hope by calling:
1-800-273-8255 (TALK)
24 hours a day; 7 days a week
(see "Learn the SIGNS"  button above for more information)

Source:  Florida Vital Statistics Annual Reports
 
Table D-12
SUICIDES Homicides HIV
PALM BEACH      
2013 214 88
2012 205 83
2011 198 80 65
2010 189 95 64
2009 191 103 106
2008 186 96 118
2007 193 108 118
2006 157 98 162
2005 146 76 149
2004 168 83 175
2003 149 62 156
2002 153 42 157
2001 172 52 147


Organizations, Programs & Events in Region 9:
 

Where To Turn, Online

is the community resource directory for the Palm Beach County region, including the Treasure Coast.   To go to Where To Turn, Online:  http://iandr.org/irispag1.htm 
 


Crisis Centers:


The Center for Information & Crisis Services
Rene D. Favreau
PO Box 3588
Lantana, FL 33465-3588
561-547-8637
561-547-8639 (fax)
rene.favreau@211pbtc.org
www.211palmbeach.org
 

Suicide Prevention Advocacy Groups


American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
- Florida Southeast Chapter
Jill Harrington
Florida Southeast & Florida Southwest Chapters Area Director
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
6526 S. Kanner Highway, #133, Stuart, FL 34997
P: (561)392-7877

jharrington@afsp.org

www.afsp.org/floridasoutheast
www.afsp.org/flsouthwest

 


Survivors of Suicide Support Groups:

http://www.afsp.org/coping-with-suicide-loss/find-support

BOCA RATON

Group Name & Mailing Address:
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
4400 No. Federal Hwy, Suite 210
Boca Raton, FL 33431
561-392-7877


Contact:
Rhoda Freeman, Area Director
rhoda@afspflse.org

Meeting Place:
4400 No. Federal Hwy, Suite 210
Boca Raton, FL 33431

Meeting Day(s)/Meeting Time:
2nd & 4th Wednesday each month at 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Facilitated by:  Peer
Charge:
  No
Newsletter:
  Yes to AFSP members.
Counties Served:  North Broward and South Palm Beach

BOYNTON BEACH

Group Name & Mailing Address:
S.O.S.
Jewish Family and Children’s Services of Palm Beach County
8500 Jog Road
Boynton Beach, FL  33437

Contact:
Ronni Cutler, LCSW, CAP (561) 369-3800 x403

Meeting Place:
JFS 8500 Jog Rd., Boynton Beach

Meeting Day(s)/Meeting Time:
1st & 3rd Wednesday each month at 5 - 6:30PM

Facilitated by:  Professional
Charge:
  N/C
Newsletter:
  No
Counties Served: 
Palm Beach/Broward

JUPITER


Suicide Grief Support Group

Contact: Michelle Turner (561) 373-5640, michellelegristurner@gmail.com

Meeting Place: New Haven Clubhouse South

                        147 Poinciana Drive, Jupiter, FL

Meeting Day/Time: 3rd Tuesday of every month from 6:30pm – 7:30pm

Facilitated by: Peer
Charge: No

 

Suicide Grief Support Group 

Contact:  Ida Gilliams, (941) 439-5900, ullalalababy@aol.com
Meeting Place:
St. Peter’s Catholic Church, Parish Hall Room – “St. Jude”

              1701 Indian Creek Parkway, Jupiter, FL
Meeting Day(s)/Meeting Time: 1st and 3rd Wednesday of every month from 7:00pm – 8:30pm
Facilitated by: Peer
Charge: No

LAKE WORTH

Survivors of Suicide
– Lake Worth
Contact: Ronnie Cutler, LCSW, CAP, (561) 965-8699
Meeting Place: Jewish Family & Children’s Services of Palm Beach County

                          5887 Lake Worth Road, Lake Worth, FL 33463
Meeting Day(s)/Meeting Time: 1st and 3rd Wednesday of every month from 5:00pm – 6:30pm
Facilitated by: Professional
Charge: No

 

North Palm Beach

Group Name and mailing address:
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
4400 No. Federal Hwy, Suite 210
Boca Raton, FL 33431

Contact:
Rhoda Freeman, Area Director
561-392-7877
rhoda@afspflse.org  

Meeting place:
St. Paul of the Cross Catholic Church
10970 State Road A1A
North Palm Beach, FL 33408
2nd floor of building behind the Church

Day of meeting and time:
2nd and 4th Thursday of each month @ 6:30PM - 8:00PM

Facilitated by:  Peer
Charge:  No Charge.
Newsletter:  Yes to AFSP members.
Counties Served: Martin and North Palm Beach


Palm Beach Post:  www.gopbi.com

Florida Sun:  www.sun-sentinel.com