Who Can You Call? Canada Gets A National Suicide Hotline!

Dec. 12, 2017 by Beth
Phone In

Suicide Hotline

In April, American rapper Logic released a song featuring Alessia Cara and Khalid, titled 1-800-273-8255.  It may seem like a strange name for a song, but the idea is that most of us remember the titles of the songs we hear…and remembering this song title could actua...

Take A Minute On World Suicide Prevention Day

Sept. 10, 2017 by Beth
Hands

World Suicide Prevention Day is September 10th. The theme this year is “Take a minute, change a life”. I know there are many times in my life that I can look back on and wish that someone had stopped to ask how I was doing. The pressures and pain of life can be so intense and distr...

How Do We Talk About Suicide?

Aug. 1, 2017 by Beth
MegaPhone

Words Matter

The old saying “sticks and stones may break my bones but words will never hurt me” is wildly inaccurate. The way we use them can build someone up, or tear them down.  We can be helpful or hurtful in the words we choose and the effect they have.  The language of suicide ...

So, we bought the domain HowToKillYourself.org...

June 1, 2017 by Beth
ForestFlare

What would you do?

If you found out that sitting next to you was someone thinking about suicide, what would you do?  Whether they were a friend, family member, neighbour, co-worker or stranger, you’d probably want to help.  You’d do anything you could to help. You’d tell them that t...

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Who Can You Call? Canada Gets A National Suicide Hotline!
Dec. 12, 2017

Take A Minute On World Suicide Prevention Day
Sept. 10, 2017

How Do We Talk About Suicide?
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So, we bought the domain HowToKillYourself.org...
June 1, 2017