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Public Advisory: County operations normal Monday with few exceptions ... | last updated: 12/15/2019 - 8:35pm | + read more

After closely monitoring today’s weather situation and consulting with other metro area jurisdictions, we have decided to proceed with normal operations on Monday, Dec. 16, with the following few exceptions:

  • Johnson County Meals on Wheels home-delivered meal program is cancelled, and Nutrition Centers will be closed.
  • Johnson County Human Services Catch-a-Ride program is cancelled.
  • Johnson County Mental Health Transportation Services are cancelled.

To stay up to date on the status of Johnson County Government, we encourage you to visit this website regularly, as well as follow @jocogov on Facebook and Twitter.

ASIST Training

What is ASIST?

Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) is a two day workshop for caregivers who want to feel more comfortable, confident and competent in helping to prevent the immediate risk of suicide. Over one million caregivers have participated in this two-day, highly interactive, practical, practice-oriented workshop. Participants include but are not limited to clergy, school professionals, mental health professionals, law enforcement, etc.

Attendance for the full two days is mandatory to participate. Enjoy small group discussions and skills practice that are based upon adult learning principles. Experience powerful videos on suicide intervention. Feel challenged and safe. Learn suicide first aid.

For more information about ASIST, visit www.livingworks.net

When: August 15-16, 2019  8:30am - 4:30pm (both days)

Snacks provided, however lunch is on your own.


Location: Johnson County Mental Health Center

6000 Lamar Ave. Mission, KS 66202


The cost for the training is $100 for the two days.  Limited scholarships available.

To register please contact Prevention Services at 913.715.7880 or email jcmhcevents@jocogov.org

Accepted methods of payment: Cash, Credit Card, Money Order & Cashier’s Check.

No personal checks will be accepted. 

Mission Mental Health Office
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Event Date: 
Thursday, August 15, 2019 - 8:30am to Friday, August 16, 2019 - 4:30pm