Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST)

  • When: September 29th and 30th from 8:30am to 4:30pm (2 Day Training)
  • Where: HHS 2nd floor Crater Lake Conference Room
  • What: Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) is an internationally recognized Evidence Based suicide prevention training program. The full 2-day program will teach participants how to recognize invitations for help, reach out and offer support, apply a suicide intervention model, review the risk of suicide, and link people with community resources.
  • How: To register and find out more information please CLICK HERE

Oregon’s Education Innovator to visit Medford.  Colt Gill, the Governor’s Education Innovator will be visiting Medford on a listening tour on September 22 and 23.  If you would like to talk to Colt about concerns or ideas to improve educational outcomes, contact Seth Kaplan at, for more information.


Save the dates of October 10 and 11 for a two-day conference/workshop at Parkway Christian Center in Grants Pass, featuring leading experts in ACEs and resilience, and workshop sessions to develop strategies in all sectors for the coming year. We are planning to make this an annual event to keep the work towards a trauma-informed region moving forward.

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Southern Oregon Success (SORS) is an autonomous initiative of 100 multi-sector organizations under the fiscal sponsorship of Southern Oregon Education Service District.   This effort is dependent on financial support from individuals and organizations who understand the need and effort required to work together to ensure all our children and families succeed.  We wish to thank the following recent funders:

Gordon Elwood Foundation
Health Care Collaborative of Southern Oregon
Jackson Care Connect
Meyer Memorial Trust
Northwest Health Foundation
Oregon Chief Education Office
Rogue Community Health
Bill Thorndike

To make a donation, please send a check made out to Southern Oregon Success to:

Southern Oregon Success
c/o Southern Oregon Education Service District
101 North Grape Street
Medford, OR  97501

Thank you for your support!