This is a first annual summit focused on child welfare, recovery, and suicide prevention and awareness.  It is a collaboration between Families & Youth, Inc., a local non-profit providing community based behavioral health services, and the City of Las Cruces Mayor’s Suicide Prevention Taskforce, whose mission is to “reduce and eliminate suicide in our community”.  The summit provides a variety of speakers and tools focused on data, innovative strategies, and service and intervention programs. There are CEUs (Continued Education Units) available to participants.  Breakfast & lunch are provided.  Registration fee is $30 for participants.  Vendor booths are available to reserve for a $25 fee. (Click here to to go to vendor registration page)


This year’s 5th Annual Recovery Night Celebration - free and open to the public - is also included as part of the summit.  Recovery Night celebrates recovery with entertainment for the whole family.  There will be food, entertainment, an art contest, testimonials, music, and plenty of fun for everyone!  


Come join us on Tuesday, September 14, and Wednesday, September 15, at the Las Cruces Convention Center, 680 E. University Avenue, for an informative and fun-filled event. Please register below. 


When: Tuesday, September 14th 8am-4pm 

Wednesday, September 15th 8am-3pm

*Registration required for the Summit. 150 Max registrants.


*Recovery Night Celebration on Wednesday, September 15th 5-8pm does not require registration. Free and open to the public. 


Where: Las Cruces Convention Center

680 E University Ave, Las Cruces, NM 88001


Price:   $30

Included in price: CEU's, breakfast and lunch each day. 

Subject to Change


Thank you for your interest in registering for the 2021 SW Summit! We are currently at capacity and are not accepting any more registrations at this time.

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