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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.

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    National, provincial, and territorial suicide statistics.

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    Resources covering special topics relating to suicide.

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    Short webinars about suicide and suicide prevention.

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    January 11, 2021

    Weekly News Roundup Jan. 4 – 10, 2021

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    January 4, 2021

    Weekly News Roundup Dec. 14, 2020 – Jan. 3, 2021

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    December 14, 2020

    Weekly News Roundup Dec. 6 – 13, 2020

    Hello Friends,Every day we scan news headlines and social media for items of interest to the field of suicide prevention. This week’s news roundup will be our last for 2020! Here’s what we found last week:Featured:Suicides up sharply on Toronto ...

    December 7, 2020

    Weekly News Roundup Nov. 30 – Dec. 6, 2020

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    December 4, 2020

    Reduce suicides by creating a safer home

    Means restriction is one of the World Health Organization’s few recognized best practices in suicide prevention. You can restrict access to lethal means within your own home, including by locking up medications, chemicals, and firearms, and installing carbon monoxide and ...

    December 3, 2020

    Research Roundup – November 2020

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    December 2, 2020

    Thank you to the Calgary Herald Christmas Fund

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    December 1, 2020

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    November 30, 2020

    Weekly News Roundup Nov. 23 – 29, 2020

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