AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF SUICIDOLOGY
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National Suicide Prevention Week Activities

September 1-15, 2017

Walk Across WY

Terresa Humphries-Wadsworth and Kelly Eckerdt are two women from Park county, Wyoming who will be walking over 400 miles in 15 days from the Wyoming Veterans Memorial Park in Cody to the Wyoming Capitol Building in Cheyenne starting September 1, 2017 to raise awareness for Suicide Prevention.

Wyoming State

www.walkacrosswy.com

 

September 8-10, 2017 

National Day of Prayer for Faith, Hope, and Life

The National Action Alliance invites all faith communities across the nation to pray for those whose lives hae been touched by suicide.

Nationwide

http://actionallianceforsuicideprevention.org/faithhopelife

 

September 9, 2017

Light the Way Walks and Motorcycle "Poker Run"

Raise funds for suicide prevention education and trainings throughout Bristol County.

Bristol County, MA 

lightthewaywalk@gmail.com


September 10, 2017
The Shell Project
Designed to support those who live with mental illness and struggle with ideation, to be a bridge to help by proving resources, and contribute to destigmatizing mental health through candor about the process of healing.
New website launch on World Suicide Prevention Day

September 10 - 16, 2017
City of North Lauderdale, FL
Suicide Prevention Week Proclamation 


September 12, 2017 

Washburn Institute of Technology, Topeka, KS

Suicide Prevention for Parents/Adults Who Care for Youth

5:30 - 8:30pm. Free. Hosted by Shawnee County (KS) Suicide Prevention Coalition.  

Info at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/suicide-prevention-education-for-parents-tickets-37018143263


September 16, 2017

Teenline Call-A-Thon

Teenline is extending their hotline hours in honor of Suicide Prevention Week from 12 noon to midnight!

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