About SPIN

The Brandon & Area Suicide Prevention Implementation Network (SPIN) is a network of community people working together to promote wellness and reduce the risk of suicide.


The mission of SPIN is to coordinate strategies that help prevent suicides, for the  residents of Brandon and the surrounding area.

Our Goals:

Build resilience and mental well-being Enhance awareness of crisis services and community resources
Promote awareness about suicide Encourage people in distress to seek help
Increase suicide intervention training to identify people at risk Provide supports to those bereaved by suicide


Addictions Foundation of MB

Anxiety Disorders Association of MB

Assiniboine Community College


Brandon Bear Clan

Brandon Correctional Centre 

Brandon Drug & Alcohol Coalition

Brandon Friendship Centre

Brandon Police Services 

Brandon Neighbourhood Renewal Corporation 

Brandon School Division

Brandon University

Brandon University Student’s Union (BUSU) 

Brandon Urban Aboriginal Peoples’ Council

Child and Family Services

City of Brandon


Department of Families

DOTC Health Services 

Elspeth Reid Family Resource Centre

John Howard Society  
Life’s Journey

Manitoba Farm and Rural Support Services

Manitoba Schizophrenia Society

Manitoba Suicide Prevention and Support Line  
Military Family Resource Centre

Mood Disorders Manitoba



Prairie Mountain HealthPsychosocial Rehabilitation (PSR) 

Samaritan House

Sexuality Education Resource Centre

Suicide Bereavement Support Group

Prairie Mountain Health Crisis Services

Veteran’s Affairs

Victim’s Services

Westman Immigrant Services 

Westman Woman’s Shelter 

Women’s Resource Centre

Youth for Christ



A Member of The Canadian Association of Suicide Prevention (CASP)


To join SPIN, Volunteer or for more information

Contact Niki Gagnon at: B9 800 Rosser Avenue Brandon, Manitoba, Canada   R7A 6N5

Email: info@spinbrandon.ca      Phone: 204.578.2599    

Twitter: @brandon_spin      Facebook: spinbrandon

To Help Us Financially SPIN PDF Click to download the Donations and/or Memorial Gift card.