January 17, 2012

It’s Everybody’s Business: Alberta Communities Take Action to Reduce Suicide  A Learning SymposiumMarch 7-9, 2012   The Centre for Suicide Prevention (CSP) and the Alberta Centre for Injury Control & Research (ACICR) are pleased to invite you to: It’s Everybody’s BusinessAlberta Communities Take Action to Reduce Suicide, A Learning Symposium, March 7th and 8th, with […]

January 9, 2012

Centre for Suicide Prevention Announces Ed Yuen, RSW, as Training ManagerThe Centre for Suicide Prevention (CSP) is pleased to announce the appointment of Ed Yuen, RSW,  as Training Manager.    I am pleased to announce the appointment of Ed Yuen to the position of Training Manager for the Centre for Suicide Prevention, effective January 16, […]

December 22, 2011

CSP Holiday Office Closure We would like to let everyone know that the Centre for Suicide Prevention’s office’s will be closed from noon on December 23, 2011 through to January 2, 2012.  We will reopen for the new year January 3, 2012.  

December 22, 2011

MRU Broadcasting students create PSA for CSP CSP would like to thank a group of MRU Broadcasting students who created a PSA (Public Service Announcement) for CSP as part of a school project this past November. They did a great job! Check it out below: PSA produced, filmed and edited by: Alex Mykyta and Stuart […]

December 16, 2011

Happy Holidays! The Centre for Suicide Prevention would like to wish you and your loved ones all the best this holiday season! From: Bobbie-Jo, Brenda, Brenda Ann, Charleen, Crystal, Diane, Mara, Robert, Suzanne & Tracy

December 14, 2011

New Resource: Men and Suicide: A High-Risk Population? Toolkit CSP has released our first Resource Toolkit! This resource is meant to be a brief overview of certain population groups. The first resource toolkit is focusing on men at risk, as men between the ages of 40 and 60 have the highest number of suicides. This […]

December 9, 2011

CSP accepting donations for Magic of Christmas This year CSP will be collection donations on behalf of a great organization called “The Magic of Christmas."  This organization (along with Santa and his elves of course) deliver gifts and bring the spirit and cheer of Christmas to homes that lack the emotional and/or financial resources to […]

November 28, 2011

CSP grateful recipient at Okotoks AA Midget Fundraiser CSP would like to thank everyone who came to the Okotoks AA Midget Fundraiser this past Friday, November 25, and special thanks to everyone who donated towards our cause! We were honoured to participate in this fundraiser. Thank you for including us.

November 24, 2011

Centre for Suicide Prevention Announces Mara Grunau, MPA, as Director of Education The Centre for Suicide Prevention (CSP) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mara Grunau, BEd, MPA as Director of Education. Ms. Grunau will lead CSP’s suicide prevention information and educational services for communities across Canada.   For the past 30 years the […]

November 21, 2011

Photo: CSP attends Survivors of Suicide Day 2011 CSP was very honoured to attend and support Survivors of Suicide Day! SOS Day took place at the Calgary Zoo November 19, 2011. There was a memorial walk to start the day off, and the rest of the day consisted of suicide survivors speaking about their experiences. […]