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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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    December 1, 2020

    Maintaining relationships and social connection

    This is the third blog in our series, Hope, belonging, meaning and purpose: suicide prevention in times of crisis. The COVID-19 pandemic has forced us into a new way of being – with ourselves and with others. Technology has offered ...

    November 30, 2020

    Weekly News Roundup Nov. 23 – 29, 2020

    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:In Japan, more people died from suicide last month than from Covid in all of 2020 ...

    November 23, 2020

    Weekly News Roundup Nov. 16 – 22, 2020

    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:Featured:Solemn vigil marks another year of transgender lives lost – The SignalNovember 20, 2020Transgender Day of ...

    November 16, 2020

    Weekly News Roundup Nov. 9 – 15, 2020

    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:Featured:U of C introduces new suicide prevention framework to support students – Calgary HeraldNovember 12, 2020*Terminology ...

    November 10, 2020

    Research Roundup – October 2020

    This is a summary of the latest significant Canadian () and international suicide research we collected in the past month: Hanson, L., et al. (2020). Work related sexual harassment and risk of suicide and suicide attempts: Prospective cohort study. BMJ. ...

    November 9, 2020

    Weekly News Roundup Nov. 2 – 8, 2020

    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:Conservative MP calls for nationwide three-digit suicide hotline – CBCNovember 6, 2020Todd Doherty, MP for Cariboo-Prince George ...

    November 9, 2020

    Buddy Up website and TV ad

    The Buddy Up men’s suicide prevention campaign now has its very own website! The website is focused on men’s suicide prevention and how to become a Champion for the cause. In addition to learning about men’s suicide and how it ...

    November 6, 2020

    COVID-19 and Suicide: Potential implications and opportunities to influence trends in Canada

    Mental Health Commission of Canada (MHCC) has prepared a brief, COVID-19 and Suicide: Potential Implications and Opportunities to Influence Trends in Canada, to share evidence about the potential impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on suicide rates, including suicidal ideation, attempts, and ...

    November 6, 2020

    Thank you to the 5th Annual Evan Skowron Memorial Golf Tournament

    The 5th annual Evan Skowron Memorial Golf Tournament was held virtually throughout the month of September to honour the memory of an amazing son, brother, cousin, nephew, and friend. This year, the tournament raised over $11,500 – thank you to ...

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