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    Frequently asked questions about suicide.

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    Guide

    Preventing suicide in men

    Learn about men and suicide and how to have a conversation with someone you're worried about.

    May 5, 2020
    Guide

    Community-led life promotion plans for Indigenous youth and communities

    This guide will lead you through a process of developing a life promotion plan based on a framework of life, people, strengths, activities and implementation.

    February 21, 2020
    Statistics

    Cross-Canada comparison statistics

    Excel spreadsheet of suicide statistics for Canada nationally and for provinces and territories. Suicide data is subject to change.

    November 26, 2019
    Toolkit

    Safety plans to prevent suicide

    This toolkit will explain what a safety plan is, why it works, and how to create one together with an individual who may be at risk.

    September 9, 2019
    Fact Sheet

    Older adults and suicide

    People 65 years and older have a high risk of suicide, but older adults can maintain their mental health and we can having caring conversations with the older adults in our lives that we're worried about.

    May 6, 2019
    Fact Sheet

    Sexual minorities and suicide

    Many LGB people have thought about or attempted suicide, and previous behaviours such as these are the most reliable indicators of future suicide risk.

    May 6, 2019
    Fact Sheet

    Transgender people and suicide

    Trans people are at a greater risk for suicide as they are twice as likely to think about and attempt suicide than LGB people. Disponible en fran├žais.

    May 6, 2019
    Toolkit

    After a student suicide

    This toolkit provides practical information to schools after a student has died by suicide.

    April 10, 2019
    Toolkit

    Transgender people and suicide

    Transgender people have significantly higher instances of mental illness than the general population. They are also at a greater risk for suicide.

    January 21, 2019
    Infographic

    Physician-Assisted Death/MAID and Suicide

    What is the difference between Medical Assistance in Dying and Suicide?

    December 7, 2018