Resources

If you or someone you know is struggling with their mental health, please contact us at (920) 986-3003 or chaps@chapsacademy.org for help, or use one of the resources below.


Risk and Protective Factors: There are steps that can be taken to increase the factors that protect young people and reduce the factors  that put them at risk. Learn more about risk and protective factors here.  
Reducing Lethal Means: One important way to reduce risk factors is by removing lethal means from the home. The following link will bring you to an article by Harvard School of Public Health. Click Here. 


Lifelines and other links.

U.S. National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: (800) 273-TALK (8255) The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is a 24 hour, toll-free suicide prevention service available to anyone in suicidal crisis. If you need help, please dial (800) 273-8255. Visit their website here. 


The Trevor Project: (866) 488-7386 A national organization focused on crisis and suicide prevention efforts among LGBTQ youth. Visit their website here. 


Prevent Suicide Wisconsin: Increasing public awareness of suicide and mental illness, the warning signs of those who might be in crisis and methods for suicide prevention through education, information, and collaboration with all who are affected by suicide and mental illness. Visit their website here. 



CHAPS Community Partners

N.E.W. Mental Health

A membership organization, open to individuals and organizations who align with our mission and vision.
A self-sustaining, accountable organization that focuses on consumers of mental health services and moves our community forward.

Fox Cities YMCA

For over 129 years, the YMCA of the Fox Cities has been a unifying force in the Fox Valley. The YMCA links individuals from diverse social and economic backgrounds with an inclusive, collaborative spirit, guided by Christian principles. The YMCA positively impacts the quality of life for more than 60,000 people each year, giving children skills and values which protect the integrity of family life and neighborhoods.