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FREE safeTALK training in Oakville
safeTALK Training - English


safeTALK offers valuable skills to everyone 15 and older and requires no formal training or prior experience in suicide prevention. safeTALK is an excellent tool for people who want to become alert to the dangers of suicide.  safeTALK offers useful skills to every audience.


Over the course of their training, safeTALK participants will learn to:


  • Notice and respond to situations where suicide thoughts might be present

  • Recognize that invitations for help are often overlooked

  • Move beyond the common tendency to miss, dismiss, and avoid suicide

  • Apply the TALK steps: Tell, Ask, Listen, and KeepSafe

  • Know community resources and how to connect someone with thoughts of suicide to them for further help

     

This is a FREE 4  hour workshop open to family members, care givers or loved ones who are supporting someone  living with mental illness or addictions and has or is currently  receiving services through one or more of the following Mississauga/Halton services providers.




one-Link/ Halton Healthcare                              T.E.A.C.H.


Trillium Health Partners                                       CMHA Halton


North Halton Mental Health Clinic                    STRIDE


ADAPT                                                                       PAARC


Hope Place                                                               Support & Housing Halton

            

            Summit Housing & Outreach




Date
Wednesday September 19th, 2018
Time
8:30am - 12:30pm
Location
2401 Bristol Circle - Suite 105
Oakville, Ontario, Canada
Cost
0 - FREE
Registration Deadline
Monday September 17th, 2018
Contact
Colleen Taffe
[email protected]
Attachments
SafeTALK-Flyer-Sept-19-2018.pdf