Upcoming Events

Our chapter organizes a wide array of educational, support, awareness and fundraising events in our community throughout the year. Please join us at one or more of our upcoming events listed below:


March 12 - Suicide Prevention Forum at the Reformed Church of Bushkill - 5:45pm - This event is free and open to the public. For additional information, please contact Beth Brelje, Director of Mission and Ministry for the Reformed Church of Bushkill, at 570-460-1628 or via email at servehim@ptd.net

April 24 - Spring Fling event hosted by the Greater NEPA Chapter and the Office of Veterans Affairs; This event is for veterans and their families impacted by suicide.
April 26- Our signature spring event, Mom Prom! This is a ladies-only, over 21 event held at Irem Temple in Dallas. Come dance the night away with your friends while supporting suicide prevention and awareness. For ticket information, please contact the Event Chair, Barb Mikielski, via email at barb@abstractresources.com

June 14 - The Masculine Style of Grief - a free, 3-hour event with Thomas Golden, author of “Swallowed by a Snake: the Gift of the Masculine Side of Healing” and “The Way Men Heal”. Program to be held at The University of Scranton DeNaples Center Ballroom from 12:30pm-3:30pm. Please RSVP to assist with out planning. To register, visit https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/TV9T5LZ or email us at greaternepa@afsp.org.

September 2014 - Out of the Darkness Walk season begins with the Greater NEPA Chapter walk being held in Kirby Park, Wilkes-Barre. We are already looking for volunteers to make this event a true success!