This tool was designed to elevate Indigenous knowledge, findings and practical, proven resources that represent strengths- and culture-based approaches proven effective in Native communities to prevent and reduce suicide.
Here are some resources to help SOAR providers continue to assist applicants during COVID-19.
This guide from the National Resource Center on LGBT Aging provides emerging research and best practices to help service providers ask questions about sexual orientation and gender identity when working with LGBT older adults in supportive and affirming ways. Relying on research, real-world knowledge, and experience, the guide outlines how to incorporate sexual orientation and gender identity questions into client forms; why this is helpful along with suggestions for discussing sexual orientation and gender identity with older clients.
This paper discusses the considerations, challenges, and implications of treating diverse populations (by race, age, ability, and other factors) in any of the varied crisis settings.
SPRC compiled a selection of webpages and information sheets on mental health and coping with the effects of COVID-19.