New Mexico Suicide Intervention Project

Mailing Address: PO Box 6004, Santa Fe, NM 87502
County of Location: Santa Fe
Phone: (505) 820-1066
NTEE Code: F- Mental Health, Crisis Intervention
Mission Statement:

To reduce risk of youth suicide.

Primary Programs:

o The SKY Counseling Center, located at DeVargas Middle School in Santa Fe, provides intensive counseling to youth experiencing behaviors associated with suicide and their families.o Natural Helpers training that teaches a cross-section of students how to help themselves and fellow students cope with and respond in healthier, more positive ways to the problems that may lead to self-destructive behaviors.o Suicide Education and Awareness training provided to adults and students in Santa Fe and Northern New Mexico public schools.o Crisis support is provided to students at Santa Fe County schools following student suicides and suicide attempts.o Advanced training in suicide prevention counseling is provided to 10-12 graduate interns in counseling and social work and family physicians at the SKY Center.

Populations Served: African-American, Asian-American, Children and Youth, Disabled, Families, Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender, Homeless, Immigrants, Latino/Hispanic, Low Income, Men and Boys, Native American, Rural, Urban, Veterans, Women and Girls
Counties Served: Los Alamos, Rio Arriba, San Miguel, Santa Fe
Year Founded:


Annual Budget: $100,000 - $249,999
Personnel: 10 to 29 FTE
Executive Director:

Apryl Miller, Interim

Accepts inquiries: Accepts inquiries about board member positions
Nonprofit Status: Has 501(c)(3) nonprofit status from the IRS, Is registered as a Nonprofit Corporation with the State of New Mexico

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