Suicide awareness events in Angus

World Suicide Prevention Day is held annually on September 10. The initiative started in 2003 and its main aims are to

  • raise awareness that suicide is preventable,
  • improve education about suicide,
  • spread information about suicide awareness and
  • decrease stigmatization of suicide.

Events and activities in for World Suicide Prevention Day in Angus include:

  •  Wellbeing event in Montrose

Wellbeing event

 

  • Suicide Alertness For Everyone Training (safeTALK)

Thursday 13 September 2018, 1pm-5pm           Venue: Room A, Bruce House, Arbroath

This training is open to everyone who lives or works in Angus and is an introductory course for anyone interested in learning to be suicide-aware.

For more details see:

safeTALK training

safeTALK Registration Form

SuicideHelp

SuicideHelp provides information on how to help someone, who to contact and how to create a safety plan. This also can be downloaded as an app for iPhone, Android and Windows devices.

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