John Fluevog Shoes Fundraiser 2019

It’s that time of year again, that time when we give you a really good excuse to buy shoes, and not just any shoes, but beautifully crafted and designed John Fluevog Shoes! Come enjoy an evening of beautiful shoes, and delicious beverages and appetizers, as well as live music by Lisa Anderson. Thursday, November 14, […]

Weekly News Roundup October 21 – 27, 2019

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:Research links living at high altitudes with Rocky Mountain ‘Suicide Belt’ – CTV October 22, 2019 A news report looks at a study out of the University of Utah which examines […]

Thank you to John Fluevog Shoes, Edmonton!

Saturday, September 21, we were welcomed by John Fluevog Shoes, Edmonton, to host our first fundraiser at that location. Between 2 to 4 pm, John Fluevog Shoes, Edmonton donated 50% of sales to the Centre for Suicide Prevention, raising a total of $2,337! We would like to extend our gratitude to John Fluevog Shoes, Edmonton […]

Weekly News Roundup October 15 – 20, 2019

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:Catching the warning signs: N.W.T. workshops promote suicide prevention – CBCOctober 20, 2019Alyssa Carpenter, the only safeTALK: suicide alertness training workshop Trainer in the Northwest Territories, is hosting workshops across the territory, […]

Weekly News Roundup Oct. 7 – 14, 2019

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: Suicide attempts by black teens are increasing, study says – CNNOctober 14, 2019From 1991 to 2017, the suicide rate for African American teenagers rose as the rate for teenagers in other […]

Dr. Andrea Murphy and Dr. David Gardner – CASP Conference 2019 Keynote Speakers

We’re co-hosting the 30th Annual Canadian Association for Suicide Prevention (CASP) Conference alongside the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) Edmonton. Register for the conference now! Presenters from across Canada and around the world will be coming to speak about suicide prevention and this year’s theme, Reconciliation: Honouring the Other.  This theme forefronts the need to […]

Mark Kaplan – CASP Conference 2019 Keynote Speaker

We’re co-hosting the 30th Annual Canadian Association for Suicide Prevention (CASP) Conference alongside the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) Edmonton. Register for the conference now! Presenters from across Canada and around the world will be coming to speak about suicide prevention and this year’s theme, Reconciliation: Honouring the Other.  This theme forefronts the need to […]

Clem Martini – CASP Conference 2019 Keynote Speaker

We’re co-hosting the 30th Annual Canadian Association for Suicide Prevention (CASP) Conference alongside the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) Edmonton. Register for the conference now! Presenters from across Canada and around the world will be coming to speak about suicide prevention and this year’s theme, Reconciliation: Honouring the Other.  This theme forefronts the need to […]

Jorgen Gullestrup – CASP 2019 Keynote Speaker

We’re co-hosting the 30th Annual Canadian Association for Suicide Prevention (CASP) Conference alongside the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) Edmonton. The conference is taking place October 16 – 19, 2019. Register for the conference now! Presenters from across Canada and around the world will be coming to speak about suicide prevention and this year’s theme, […]

Thank you to the 4th annual Evan Skowron Memorial Golf Tournament

This year the 4th annual Evan Skowron Memorial Golf Tournament raised an incredible $11,875 for the Centre for Suicide Prevention! We are grateful to receive funds from this event, held in memory of Evan Skowron, for the fourth year in a row. Next year’s golf tournament will be held on June 5, 2020!