Year: 1975 Source: Annual Meeting of the American Association of Suicidology (8th: 1975: St. Louis), p.11-14 SIEC No: 19900700

Describes an outreach program in Orlando, Florida. The centre involved, We Care Inc., receives calls from the police, hospitals, & other community agencies to inform them of anyone who has attempted suicide. We Care then visits the person at the hospital or in their home, or telephones or writes to them. The author discusses how people who work in the program are selected, the manner in which the intervention proceeds, & the results of the program. (VM)