Our mission is to empower individuals and communities to take sustainable action to prevent suicide, champion systemic change, and restore hope.

Program Highlights

Forefront has been active in the 2018 Legislation Session in Washington State!

This year, we are back in Olympia and suicide prevention is squarely on the minds of our elected officials. Forefront is advocating for the passage of several bills that will greatly impact mental health awareness and suicide prevention. Read more »



Call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1.800.273.8255

Press 1 if you are a Veteran


Text Crisis Text Line at 741741


Every individual plays a role in suicide prevention. Launched in September 2017, the Safer Homes, Suicide Aware campaign delivers the tools, training, and resources to equip everyone with the knowledge to take immediate action now.

Visit our campaign website to learn more.

A Strategic Plan To Save Lives

Empowering individuals and communities

We have provided suicide prevention training to over 8,500 community members in Washington state.

Leading policy and systematic change

Positioning Washington as the first state in the nation requiring health professionals to have suicide prevention training. To date, Forefront has championed 6 legislative bills.

Restoring hope to suicide loss and attempt survivors

Postvention is prevention. We have sent over 300 Forefront Cares packages to loss survivors, and engaged students, patients, families, and community members across Washington.