Wednesday, 13 August 2014

World Suicide Prevention Day 10 September: Free Workshops and the Launch of UK’s First Suicide Prevention App

Grassroots Suicide Prevention warmly invites you to attend a day of activities at The Brighthelm Centre (North Road, Brighton, East Sussex BN1 1YD) to mark World Suicide Prevention Day in Brighton & Hove this September 10th.



9.30 am – 1.00 pm:  Free suicide alertness training for community members

Grassroots is delighted to be offering 60 free places on safeTALK (Suicide Alertness For Everyone) to community members, thanks to donations from One Cent Call, The Mucky Duck Pub and local fundraisers.  Learn more about the course and book a place here http://bit.ly/WSPDsafeTALK 

1.00 – 2.00 pm:   A *free lunch* will be provided for people staying on for the afternoon’s workshops.

2.00 – 3.15 pm:  Free workshops open to all (followed by a break)  Please RSVP to chris@prevent-suicide.org.uk if you would like to attend the afternoon workshops and/or public session (see below). 

·         Self Help and resources for someone at risk of suicide
·         Developing suicide safer organisations and services
·         Mindfulness session

3.30 – 4.00 pm:  Resources Marketplace in the auditorium. 

Our stand will be taking pledge signatures, selling books, and giving out suicide prevention resources to the public.  Other local services will be represented too.  We have room for 1 or 2 other local organisations to have a stand.   Please get in contact if you would like to join us: chris@prevent-suicide.org.uk  

4.00 – 6.00 pm:  Public session

We are thrilled to announce that we will use this session to launch two significant suicide prevention innovations:

·         The UK’s first suicide prevention app for smartphones and tablets
·         The UK’s first suicide prevention tool for people with learning disabilities

Confirmed speakers for the public session include:

·         Giles York (Chief Constable Sussex Police and Force lead for Diversity)
·         Ian Stevens (Suicide Prevention Programme Manager for Network Rail)
·         Lisa Rodrigues (former CEO of Sussex Partnership Foundation Trust and new Grassroots Trustees)

The theme for World Suicide Prevention this year is ‘Suicide Prevention: One World Connected’ (www.iasp.info/wspd/).  During the session we will also be hearing from international partners.

Grassroots Suicide Prevention gratefully acknowledges funding from Public Health Brighton & Hove City Council and Sussex Community Foundation which has enabled us to organise these events.

Please RSVP to chris@prevent-suicide.org.uk if you would like to attend the afternoon workshops and/or public session.  We hope to see you there for what will be an inspiring and fun day.

See the event on Facebook.



Will you take the 'Tell Me' pledge? Sign up to have open, honest and direct conversations about suicide: http://bit.ly/TMPledge




19 comments:

  1. I am a professional resume writer and I want to make what is possible for your community because I want to support your project and make what I can for it.

    ReplyDelete
  2. Suicide is a real problem and as a psychology student, it is an area of interest for me. I had planned to attend the workshops but had my research proposal submission on the exact same day. I wish I had known the research proposal writing service that my friend uses.

    ReplyDelete
  3. This is also an other problem we are confronting and there are immense amount people who are facing anxieties and depression I have a friend of mine who gets pretty stressed up about his cheap finance assignment but at the end he really sort that out meanwhile he lost his consciousness of thinking and lost physical and mental health because of the depression he took from his academics

    ReplyDelete
  4. isc888 คาสิโนออนไลน์ บาคาร่าออนไลน์ แทงบอลสด แทงบอลสเต็ป สล็อตออนไลน์ รูเล็ต โป๊กเกอร์ ไฮโล เกมยิงปลา เกมส์เดิมพันออนไลน์อีกมากกว่า 700 เกม เล่นกับเรา ได้เงินจริง โบนัสฟรี เครดิตฟรีเพียบ isc888 โปรโมชั่น สมัครสมาชิก รับฟรีโบนัส 100% ของยอดฝากครั้งแรก สูงสุด 10,000 บาท

    ReplyDelete
  5. need someone to write my research paper, Generally speaking, for a paper that falls under our standard package, we charge below market price. Also, to facilitate our clients more, we offer a flat discount on all first-time orders and free revisions in case they need any. In short, we are an answer to your question, “Who can write my research paper for me cheap?”.

    ReplyDelete
  6. Get best finance assignment help online by top UK and Australian writers for quick and higher grades. We help the students in writing assignments globally. To avail best offer on finance assignment writing task in UK, order now Quickly.We have the best finance assignment writing experts who always ready to help students at 24*7 live help support.

    You can contact us in any given time of the night or day as our operators are accessible to serve you in their very best. Whenever there is an issue or a question bothering you, do not hesitate at all and speak to us. We'll supply you with clarity linked to our fund assignment aid solutions so you can place an order together with no shrouded with all the clouds of doubts.

    Finance Assignment Help UK
    Finance Assignment Help
    Unit 2 Finance Assignment Help
    Corporate Finance Assignment Help UK

    ReplyDelete
  7. This is a much-appreciated effort from the UK administration as the suicide rate is rising day by day, especially among the students. Because young generation is facing a lot of stress and depression in their academic life, from managing coursework to passing exams. But online academics assistance like the best coursework help UK native services, students are getting a chance to exhale all their pressure and get an easygoing life.

    ReplyDelete
  8. From the day I have started my degree till now. I have been facing a lot of difficulties in completing assignments. When I also thought that if I did not pass this time, I would also commit suicide but as soon as I found economics essay help online from seniors who saw me suffering from low ranks, I have taken over all of my fears and cleared all the academics with good grades. So, a little help from experts or seniors can make it really easy for students to get rid of academic troubles.

    ReplyDelete
  9. Medical Dissertation Writing Services
    Pro Dissertation Writing can help you out with Medical Dissertation Writing Services. Healthcare sector concentrate more on practices than the theoretical approaches, while that makes writing quite difficult for medical student.

    ReplyDelete
  10. Custom Dissertation Help
    Pro Dissertation Writing provide best custom dissertation helps , being fully aware of the fact that for students it is the toughest task ahead. Our team of best dissertation writing services in the UK is here to assist you throughout the process.

    ReplyDelete
  11. thanks for sharing this valuable information i never expect like this from you. Discount Codes

    ReplyDelete
  12. APA Editing Services
    Our pro dissertation consultants provide best Services APA Editing, we are familiar with APA citation, editing & formatting. Their expertise will give you the results you require.

    ReplyDelete
  13. Economics dissertation help you to achieve your dream Handling an economics dissertation can be challenging to handle many students seeking for an economics dissertation help.

    ReplyDelete
  14. As far as Bachelor Dissertation Writing is concerned, Pro Dissertation Writing provide finest Bachelor Dissertation Writing Services We know the student’s problems and thus we resolve their issues related to bachelor dissertation.

    ReplyDelete
  15. Pro Dissertation Writing provide best custom dissertation help, being fully aware of the fact that for students it is the toughest task ahead. Our team of best dissertation writing services in the UK is here to assist you throughout the process.

    ReplyDelete
  16. We have the quality centric, and tailored sociology dissertation help, our sociology dissertation editors will ensure your dissertation and give their best.

    ReplyDelete
  17. Suicide is a terrible act. It is a pity for people who take such a step
    I wholeheartedly wish that there were fewer such incidents.
    I work as a writer and I had to write many articles on this topic, it was difficult.
    But now I work on a service that has custom essay writing services online usa
    This is convenient because you can be at home and order the service online without leaving home.
    We work efficiently and quickly. Every writer is constantly learning and improving his writing.
    I love my job because I take it seriously.

    ReplyDelete
  18. Wow! Honestly, I have seen several blogs sharing such type of information which can really help people. Today, Suicide has become a real problem. Therefore everyone should make the struggle to create awareness among people. I also want to do something and has planned to attend this workshop but I was assigned an essay that I have to submit immediately. Now, I think I need to hire the cheapest essay writing service that can help me to complete an essay. so that, I can be able to attend this workshop.

    ReplyDelete