TELL… someone if you are having thoughts of suicide or if someone you know is experiencing emotional distress ASK… “Are you you having thoughts of suicide?” If yes, LISTEN to the person’s concerns and get them connected to help. Help is available. Connect to KEEPSAFE resources listed at the bottom of this site. There is HOPE! Keepsafe.
ASIST (Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training) in Brandon August 29-30, 2016 For Registration: call Kaila Derhak 204-578-2490
ASIST Tune-Up – September 6, 2016; November 1, 2016 Brandon 1:00-4:00pm
Mental Health First Aid – October 25-26, 2016
For Registration: call Kaila Derhak 204-578-2490
SafeTALK – Suicide Alertness for Everyone – September 8, 2016 5:30-8:30pm Elspeth Reid Family Resource Centre 255-9th Street – Free Supper provided! Call Kaila at 204-578-2490 to register.
World Suicide Prevention Day Friday September 9, 2016 12:-1:00pm
at Prairie Oasis Senior Centre 241-8th Street – individuals and groups will be recognized that have helped make our community suicide safer. There will be entertainment and SPIN’s 15th anniversary cake! See poster and nomination form on events page.