Events

 

SPIN promotes mental health well-being, education and awareness, and supports services to those bereaved by suicide .

Upcoming Events:

International Survivors of Suicide Loss day  November 17, 2018    

BSD Grade 9 Youth Wellness Day – December 7, 2018

Headstrong Youth Ant-Stigma Summit – February 28, 2019   

World Suicide Prevention Day – September 10, 2019

Wellness and Awareness Initiatives:

  • Indigenous Traditional Teaching Activities
  • Youth Wellness Day for Brandon School Division students
  • Youth Revolution  -provide support for their activities (ongoing)
  • Building Resilience and Capacity – Neelin Off Campus
  • Aboriginal Awareness, belonging, and conflict resolution – Crocus
  • Calm, Cool, Creative – Alexander School
  • Live Different – Earl Oxford/Ecole Harrison
  • Movies for Mental Health – Brandon University
  • Not Myself Today – Brandon University

Reach Out

 

Education:

  • ASIST (Applied Intervention Skills Training) – 2-day intervention workshops
  • ASIST TuneUPs (refreshers) – 3 hours Free
  • Klinic Volunteer Crisis Line Training
  • Mental Health First Aid
  • SafeTALK (Suicide Alertness for Everyone) – 3 hour workshops
  • SuicideTALK  – 1 hour awareness information sessions
  • ASIST Registration Form PMH South    ASIST Registration Form PMH North

Bereavement Support

  • Brandon & Area Suicide Bereavement Support Group (contact Kim at: 204-571-4183 or kim@ruralsupport.ca
  • Circle of Remembrance & Hope – Date TBD A special time of relection for family, friends, and co-workers who have lost someone to suicide.  Call Kim for more info at 204-571-4183

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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