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World Suicide Prevention Day

September 7, 2017

IN THE NEWS

“Take a minute, Change a life” Theme for World Suicide Prevention Day on September 10th

CMHA/PEI announces new “Life After Suicide Loss” program offered this fall

September 6, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Charlottetown—- “Take a minute, Change a life” is the theme for World Suicide Prevention Day (WSPD) on September 10th, as chosen by the International Association for Suicide Prevention, adopted by the Canadian Association for Suicide Prevention (CASP) and promoted locally by the PEI Division of the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) and its partners. Read more…


EVENTS

Charlottetown World Suicide Prevention Day Event

Queen Elizabeth Park (bottom of Belvedere Avenue) from 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

This will be a safe, welcoming community gathering for all who have been touched by the loss of someone to suicide or are supporting someone who is struggling with life.  There will be comforting music, messages of hope, and the 2017 WSPD banner will be available to sign in honour of loved ones or as a show of support.  WSPD ribbons, tea lights and PEI tree saplings will be available to those in attendance and all are welcome.  Please visit the event’s Facebook page for more information or to reach out to organizers directly.


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