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We Work to Eliminate Suicide in VT

OUR MISSION

To create health-promoting communities, in which people have the knowledge, attitudes, skills, and resources to reduce the risk of suicide in VT

Resources for Addressing the Netflix Series

"13 Reasons Why"

Use the Netflix series "13 Reasons Why" as a teachable moment in your school or community. Get resources and view a webinar presented by ASCA, the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention and the National Association of School Psychologists.


Webinar:  Teachable Moment Using "13 Reasons Why" To Initiate a Helpful Conversation -Watch on YouTube


Other Resources:
"13 Reasons Why" Talking Points from the Jed Foundation:
Download PDF

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National Suicide Prevention Week

September 10 - 16, 2017

The Vermont Suicide Prevention Center recognizes National Suicide Prevention Week with a series of relevant articles on suicide prevention topics.  See articles BELOW and follow us every day on Facebook to learn something new about ongoing suicide prevention initiatives.

 

PLEASE help support our Umatter programs by giving to our Global Giving Accelerator crowdfunding campaign between September 11-29.

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Learn More About Suicide Prevention Through These Informative Articles

 

Understanding Suicide -  Learn more

 

Veterans and Suicide - Learn more

 

Survivors of Suicide and Those Exposed to Suicide - Learn more

 

Crisis Text Line - Learn more

 

Zero Suicide:  Transitions in Care - Learn more

 

PLEASE help support our Umatter programs by giving to our Global Giving Accelerator crowdfunding campaign between September 11-29.

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Upcoming Events

Out of Darkness Walk Newport, VT - 9/9/17   Info here

Out of Darkness Walk Burlington, VT - 9/10/17  Info here

Out of Darkness Walk Springfield, VT - 9/23/17  Info here

VT-SPC Events:

Vermont Suicide Coalition Meeting-September 28

Suicide Prevention Training of Trainers-October 17

2-Day Umatter for Schools Training-November 15-16

More Information and to REGISTER Here