Second Annual Run for Life

This year, over 300 participants and 50 volunteers joined us and $36,686 was raised for suicide prevention! Save the date: We’re planning for our third annual Run for Life to take place Sunday, September 27, 2020. CSP is hosting our second annual Run for Life! On Sunday, Sept. 29, 2019, join us for a journey from darkness[…]

Thank you Full Circle Foundation for Wellness

The Legend Golf Tournament held by Full Circle Foundation for Wellness in Brooks, Alberta, took place July 16, and raised a total of $10,400.00 for mental health and suicide
prevention initiatives! This money will go towards a safeTALK: suicide alertness workshop for the community of Brooks. Full Circle Foundation for Wellness is also generously[…]

Debunking Blue Monday p.2

Blue Monday is a mythical day that is said to be the “most depressing day of the year,” and a day where perhaps more suicides take place. We set out to debunk this myth, as depression is much more complex than simply feeling blue on a wintery Monday after the holidays. People with depression[…]

World Suicide Prevention Day is Coming Soon!

September 10 is World Suicide Prevention Day! This year our
theme is Passport for Living (#Passport4L). CSP’s Passport for Living
illustrates healthy travelling through life. Taking care of ourselves and
building personal resiliency are key to suicide prevention, and everyday
activities can contribute to[…]

The Making of Ned, our Spruce Meadows Horse

This past Saturday, June 6, CSP staff were happy to be apart of the Spruce Meadow’s National Tournament. The “Horses Jump to Give a Leg Up” Program horses were unveiled, including our own Ned!  The horses will be auctioned off and each organization will be awarded their horse’s top bid, so we are[…]

Free Workshops!

In honour of World Suicide Prevention Day, CSP will be offering three free workshops in Calgary from September 8-9, 2015! This year we’re hosting our Straight Talk: Youth Suicide Prevention and Tattered Teddies: Preventing Suicide in Children workshops, as well as LivingWorks’ safeTALK: suicide[…]

October 26, 2012

CSP attending Mental Health Awareness Week CSP is excited to be a part of the University of Calgary’s Mental Health Awareness Week.  This week is being hosted by the University Wellness Centre, and is meant to bring awareness of mental health to students across campus.  CSP will have a booth in the Services[…]