The Big O Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit charitable organization that makes a difference in the lives of people struggling with mental health issues. Setbacks are comebacks for people who want to be great” —Owen Skelley NORTH LIBERTY, IOWA, USA, Aug. 10, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Mental health issues can encompass
By Dom Stevens – August 10, 2022 A new community exhibit called The Last Photo will be up in Chesterfield for World Suicide Prevention Day. This impactful exhibition will share lived stories around mental health and suicide in a safe and supportive space. The event will also highlight the power
North East Scotland Public Services are joining forces to urge anyone with suicidal thoughts to come forward and volunteer for help. The Scottish Association for Mental Health (SAMH), NHS Grampian and Police Scotland aim to better serve their local communities by sharing information and resources, as the most turbulent two
CALEDONIA – The Livingston County Suicide Prevention Task Force and partners will present a program on Operation SAVE at 10 a.m. on August 6 at First Presbyterian Church, 3080 Main St. Operation SAVE is a Veterans Administration-specific suicide prevention program. The presentation, “An Introduction to Suicide Prevention,” will include an
Researchers led by the Telethon Kids Institute have developed Australia’s first comprehensive guidelines for clinical and community services supporting LGBTQA+ young people at risk of suicide. This article contains a discussion of suicide prevention strategies. The guidelines are aimed at health professionals, community service providers and all organizations that have
NEW BEDFORD – When the new National Suicide Prevention Lifeline #988 was rolled out last month, the SouthCoast LGBTQ+ Network knew it would be a helpful resource to further address the rise in teen suicides within the LGBTQ+ community . “Kids know 911, 911, 911 in an emergency, hopefully soon
The government will launch Kenya’s first suicide prevention strategy this morning. The strategy developed by the Ministry of Health provides a framework of interventions to reduce suicide mortality in the country by 10% over the next four years. The launch comes amid growing concerns about an alarming rise in suicides.
https://www.facebook.com/watch?v=816247643115726 – Content warning: This article contains discussion of suicide. — Currently, suicide is the leading cause of death among young people. Between 2010 and 2020, the suicide rate has increased among young people aged 18 to 24. Young people also have the highest rates of hospitalization for intentional self-harm.