Dear Californians,


Welcome to the Your Voice Counts Forum. The forum is part of a statewide suicide prevention social marketing campaign that is supported by county Mental Health Services Act (MHSA) funds to raise awareness of suicide, its causes, and how to help others and help yourself. Make your voice count! As a member of the Your Voice Counts Forum, you will have an opportunity to provide input on materials that are developed for the campaign, participate in workgroups and share information about suicide prevention activities in your community.


Visit the Your Voice Counts Resource Center to access all the Know The Signs campaign materials for review or download.

Use restrictions apply to some of the materials. 

What is Your Voice Counts?

Your Voice Counts is an online forum to facilitate information sharing and a dialog about suicide prevention in California.  It is part of the CalMHSA/Prop 63 funded Know the Signs suicide prevention social marketing campaign ( The forum allows individuals with an interest in suicide prevention to provide input on campaign materials, participate in workgroups and engage in conversations about this topic.  In the resource center all campaign materials can be viewed, downloaded and customized for use in California.  To register, click on the “Join” button at the top right hand corner of this page. 
We look forward to your participation!
The prevention and early intervention materials on this website were funded by California counties through the Mental Health Services Act. CalMHSA encourages the use of materials contained herein, as they are explained in our licensing agreements. To view the agreements, please visit:


Who is on the YVC Forum?

Chad Recchia

San Diego County

Sherry LeCocq

San Diego County

Carolyn Gerard

San Diego County

Stacey Smith

San Diego County