Suicide Prevention Standard, NENA-STA-xxx, January 22, 2013 (DRAFT) has
been posted to the NENA website and is available for the 15 Business Day Public
Review and Comment starting January 28, 2013, and ending on February
15, 2013, at 5PM ET. The purpose of this document is to detail the importance of PSAP collaboration with local Lifeline network crisis centers in order to help ensure that persons at imminent risk of suicide receive the assistance they need to reduce that risk. This document discusses why PSAPs should assist Lifeline centers and the importance of that assistance in maintaining the safety of individuals at risk of suicide.