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Suicide Prevention

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If you are thinking about suicide or are concerned about someone you know who is talking about suicide:

  • Call Integrated Crisis Services at 519-759-7188 or 1-866-811-7188, available 24 hours/day.
  • Call 911.
  • Go to the St. Leonard’s Walk-in Clinic at 225 Fairview Drive, Brantford, which is open 11:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. every day.
  • Go to the Brantford Hospital emergency department.

Youth Suicide affects the whole community – families, individuals, schools, professionals, and neighbourhoods.  Link here for more information on youth suicide prevention:
www.hopemore.ca

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Listen to youth speaking about suicide and what you can do in this video by the Mayo Clinic:  Teen Suicide Prevention

Brant is working together to create strategies to address youth suicide prevention, clear pathways to connect to resources when intervention is required and supports following any completed suicide.  Call Contact Brant for more information or to become involved in this community action planning.

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Watch for updates here on community training opportunities in suicide awareness – ASIST and SafeTALK training will be available for youth, parents, professionals and other interested community members to learn how to be alert to people who have thoughts of suicide; move beyond the common tendency to miss, dismiss or avoid conversations on suicide; and know how and where to connect to resources.

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Suicide Prevention

If you are thinking about suicide or are concerned about someone you know who is talking about suicide, call Integrated Crisis Services at 519-759-7188 or 1-866-811-7188, available 24 hours/day, or call 911.

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