Free workshops for World Suicide Prevention Day

In honour of World Suicide Prevention Day, September 10, we’re hosting two free workshops this year! safeTALK: suicide alertness for everyone September 12, 2018 1 – 4:30 p.m. Calgary, Alberta Register suicide to Hope: a recovery and growth workshop (for clinicians) September 13, 2018 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Calgary, Alberta Register

First Annual Run for Life

CSP is hosting our first annual Run for Life! Walk or run into the sunrise with us, from darkness into light, to remember your loved one and/or raise awareness for suicide prevention on Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018. This event will be followed by a reception with snacks from charbar and Phil & Sebastian coffee. Where: […]

First Responders Half Marathon

The First Responders Half-Marathon to benefit CSP took place last Sunday, November 5, 2017. Thank you to everyone who braved the -9 degree temperatures to support suicide prevention and to Multisports Canada for choosing us as the recipient charity. All of our brave runners! Thank you for coming out to support the Centre. Tammy Bogdane, […]

ISPCAN Conference

The Centre for Suicide Prevention took part in the 21st Annual International Congress for the Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect  August 29 – 31.  Suzanne McLeod presented an overview of our Little Cub: Preventing Suicide in Indigenous Children workshop and showed participants how to create a ‘safety plan’ for children at immediate risk of suicide.  […]

Fluevog Shoes Fundraiser

Hello Friends, We would love for you to join us Sept. 15 at the John Fluevog Shoes in Calgary, Alberta! Purchase any regularly priced Fluevog item and half of sales will be donated to the Centre for Suicide Prevention. WHENThursday, 15 September 2016 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (MST) WHEREJohn Fluevog – 207 8 Avenue Southwest, […]

Ride Don’t Hide with CMHA Calgary

We had a blast at CMHA Calgary’s annual Ride Don’t Hide fundraiser this weekend!  CSP had a team of 12 riders who completed 360km!! Congratulations to Lexie C., winner of our Juice Because Gift Certificate contest draw! Sincere thanks again to Juice Because for your generous support of mental wellness!

Fundraiser Alert: Caity’s 2nd Annual Ride for Life Poker Run

Organizers of a “poker run” event coming up on June 25 are generously donating the proceeds of the run to the Centre for Suicide Prevention – we are so privileged to be the recipients of this event. Register now! 

Mental Health Week 2016

May 2-8, 2016 is Mental Health Week! The Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) is calling on us to break down the stigma and #GETLOUD for mental health.  Here’s what we’ll be doing to promote mental health week: Mental Health Week on TwitterWe’ll be tweeting all week about positive mental health and the importance of talking about […]

CSP Holiday Colouring Contest “Let there be peace on earth and let it begin with me” – Jill Jackson Miller and Sy Miller Take a little time out from your busy holiday schedule and de-stress with our Christmas colouring page. Colouring is a great activity that promotes relaxation and good mental health! Stay tuned to […]

Lift the Silence Fundraiser

This past Saturday CSP was honoured to be the recipients of the “Lift the Silence” Fundraiser held in Calgary, Alberta at Gametime Sports Bar and Grill. The evening was packed with fun events including a silent auction, games, speeches, and live music.  Thank you to the organizer, Kim Vejprava, for choosing us as your recipient!  Michael […]