Safe Talk Workshop September 12, 2018 Calgary

centre for suicide preventionSafe talk Poster Sept 12 2018 YYCThe Centre for Suicide Prevention Calgary is gifting a 4 hour Safe Talk workshop to First Responders, Military Personnel and Family Members.  Great for if you have some Peer Support folks who are requiring this training.

This workshop is typically $100/person or minimally $3000 if we were to host, so this is a nice gift.

SPACE IS LIMITED to 30 seats. This session is for First Responders, Military Personnel and their families.

Contact Legacy Place directly to secure a spot or get on the wait list. 

DETAILS ABOUT THE WORKSHOP: 
Date: Sept 12, 2018 from 8:30am to noon.
Location: Centre for Suicide Prevention located 3rd floor Learning Centre of the Kahanoff Centre, 105 12th Ave SE Calgary MAP LINK
Safe Talk is suicide awareness for everyone. Learning objectives include:
– to learn the signs and how to get help for someone at risk of suicide
– move beyond common tendencies to miss, dismiss or avoid suicide
– identify people who have thoughts of suicide
– apply the TALK steps (Tell, Ask, Listen and Keep Safe) to connect a person with thoughts of suicide to suicide first aid intervention caregivers

REGISTRATION begins 30 minutes before the workshop begins.  Participants will be unable to join the workshop 20 minutes after start time.  

Limited parking is available in a lot directly North of the Kahanoff Centre.  The closest CTrain stations to this location are 1st Street South and Victoria Park.

Cancellation Policy

This is a free workshop, however, in the event that you do not show up for the workshop or send someone in your place, Legacy Place will be charged $100.  Please contact Legacy if you cannot make it!

For Immediate Help:

Contact (403) 201-9945

If you’re experiencing a mental health crisis contact your
local crisis centre.