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    Centre for Suicide Prevention

    Suicide prevention is everyone's business

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    Equip yourself to respond to a person at risk of suicide.

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    Frequently asked questions about suicide.

    Statistics

    National, provincial, and territorial suicide statistics.

    Article

    Resources covering special topics relating to suicide.

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    20 minute webinars specifically designed for teachers to learn about suicide prevention in schools.

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    February 20, 2018

    Weekly News Roundup Feb 12-18, 2018

    Every day we scan news headlines and social media for items of interest to the field of suicide prevention. Here’s what we found last week: Yellowknife teen aims to connect youth with mental-health resources – CBC February 18, 2018 Devon Hodder, ...

    February 12, 2018

    Weekly News Roundup Feb 5-11, 2018

    Hello Friends, Every day we scan news headlines and social media for items of interest to the field of suicide prevention. Here’s what we found last week: More religious leaders challenge silence, isolation surrounding suicide – NPR February 11, 2018 Religious ...

    February 6, 2018

    Weekly News Roundup Feb. 5 – 9, 2018

    Every day we scan news headlines and social media for items of interest to the field of suicide prevention. Here’s what we found last week: Miss Teenage Ontario puts focus on youth suicide – Brantford Expositor January 29, 2018 Aleria Mackay, 18, ...

    January 30, 2018

    Weekly News Roundup Jan 29 – Feb 4, 2018

    Every day we scan news headlines and social media for items of interest to the field of suicide prevention. Here’s what we found last week: Golden Gate Bridge reports spike in suicide deterrence – The Mercury News January 22, 2018 The ...

    January 29, 2018

    How to #SeizeTheAwkward

    How many of us avoid awkward silences by either talking incessantly or busying ourselves with something – anything- until the moment passes? Well the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention is challenging us to embrace awkward silences instead of running from ...

    January 25, 2018

    How to ask for help if you are feeling suicidal

    Asking for help can be extremely difficult, especially when it comes to matters of our mental health. This is because of the long-standing stigma held in our society about mental health and particularly, suicide. Mental health concerns have historically been ...

    January 22, 2018

    Weekly News Roundup Jan 22-28, 2018

    Every day we scan news headlines and social media for items of interest to the field of suicide prevention. Here’s what we found last week: ‘Some people just shouldn’t have handguns’: Mentally ill allowed to own, buy guns – CBC News ...

    January 15, 2018

    Weekly News Roundup Jan 8-14, 2018

    Every day we scan news headlines and social media for items of interest to the field of suicide prevention. Here’s what we found last week: ‘We are dying’: Maskwacis community members overwhelmed by suicides – CBC January 14, 2018 The First ...

    January 15, 2018

    Suicide kills thousands of Canadians each year

    Suicide is a major public health crisis. It may come as a surprise that suicide is one of the biggest preventable killers in Canada. Stay tuned for a Fact Sheet expanding on public health promotion and suicide prevention later this ...

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