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    Teen Suicide

    Suicide remains the second leading cause of death for young people in Canada.

    March 1, 2015

    Trauma and suicide in Indigenous people

    Trauma is very common among people in Canada, and the Indigenous people in Canada (First Nations, Metis and the Inuit) have nearly 4 times the risk of severe trauma than the non-Indigenous population.

    April 27, 2017

    Substance Use Disorder and Suicide

    The abuse of alcohol or drugs is second to depression as the most frequent risk factor for suicidal behaviour.

    May 1, 2014

    Indigenous Suicide Prevention

    Suicide Prevention Toolkit focusing on Indigenous suicide prevention.

    June 1, 2013

    Men and Suicide

    Suicide Prevention Resource Toolkit focusing on Men and Suicide.

    October 1, 2014

    Sexual minorities and suicide prevention

    Lesbian, gay and bisexual people are at a higher risk for suicide than heterosexual people. This is because they face unique stressors, including stress from being part of a minority group.

    September 1, 2018

    After a student suicide

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

    April 10, 2019

    The workplace and suicide prevention

    This resource toolkit is a collection of facts, figures & best preventative practices regarding suicide in the workplace.

    May 23, 2017

    Seniors’ Suicide Prevention

    Suicide Prevention Resource Toolkit focusing on Seniors and Suicide.

    December 1, 2014

    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