Hope Squad’s Mission: To reduce suicide through education, training and peer intervention.
are the peer leader support teams on campus. Students at risk for suicidal behavior are more likely to confide in a peer than a professional. The Hope Squad acts as the eyes and ears of on campus, providing a link between struggling students
and professional help. Hope Squad members are empowered to seek help, and save a life through education.
National Suicide Prevention Hotlineavailable 24 hours everyday
Or, Text START to 741741 to reach the National Crisis Textline
CentrePointe Crisis Line 402-475-6695
Please note: Hope Squad is designed to support a community and school-based prevention, intervention, and postvention program and is not intended to provide counseling or mental health services.
If you would like to speak to someone on campus, counseling is available.Kalika Jantzen, Director of Counseling at SCC.
Counseling Assistance Program for Students (CAPS) 402-437-2286, firstname.lastname@example.orgOffice Hours: 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Beatrice (Tue.) Office: J-303
402-228-8135 ext. 1135
Lincoln (Mon., Thu., Fri.) Office: J2
Milford: (Wed.) Testing/Assessment Ctr.
Hope Squad is supported, in part, under grant number 6H79SM080105-03M001 from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). The views, policies, and opinions
expressed are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect those of SAMHSA or HHS.
Health/Mental/Behavioral Health Disclaimer:
Additional information can be found at www.southeast.edu/caps.