Northeast Guidance Center and CNS Healthcare will co-host the annual community Anti-Stigma Forum on Thursday, May 2, 2019 at The Salvation Army, 3000 Conner Avenue, Detroit. This year’s topic for discussion is SUICIDE PREVENTION & AWARENESS. Speakers will discuss the impact of the suicide epidemic and the importance of education and awareness. The Anti-Stigma Forum is held during Mental Health Awareness Month and focuses on issues of mental health and the associated stigma. Audiences invited to attend the free event include parents, grandparents, educators, social workers, high school students, youth groups, church members, pastors, law enforcement, first responders and others who need to learn why the epidemic is spreading so rapidly in SE Michigan.
National Suicide Prevention Week 2019 begins on Sunday, September 8 and ends Saturday, September 14.
SUICIDE PREVENTION LIFELINE: 1-800-273-TALK www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org We can all help prevent suicide. The Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals.
There is hope and understanding. Change the way the world sees mental health. NAMI.org