If you or someone you know needs help now,
Heartbeat of Glenwood Springs Support Group
Support group for suicide loss survivors hosted by Pam Szedelyi
The support group is free and open to the public
Location: The First United Methodist Church at 824 Cooper Street, Glenwood Springs, CO 81601
Time: 6:30pm - 8:30pm
This is a support group to help survivors of suicide loss express themselves, be heard, and hear the tales and advice of other survivors.
This event is open to all.
For further information, visit this website, email Pam Szedelyi at email@example.com, or call 970-945-1398.
Support group for suicide loss survivors. This group is open, which means that new members may join at any time.
Who should attend: Anyone who has experienced a loss to suicide.
Event cost: Free.
Event host: Alliance for Suicide Prevention
Event description: People who are struggling with grief from the passing of a loved one by suicide and are in need of comfort, support, and acknowledgement that life is worth living afterwards are invited to join this monthly group. The focus of this support group is on inner healing, personal growth, techniques and tools to go beyond survival into a thriving life when one is ready.
Who should attend: People who have lost loved ones to suicide.
Parents Surviving Suicide Support Group
Support group on September 19th for parents who are the survivors of suicide
The group is free and open to the public
Location: Bethany Lutheran Church | 4500 East Hampden Avenue, Denver, Colorado 80246
Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm
This event is a monthly support group for suicide loss survivors. This group is open, meaning that new members can join at any time.
For more information, contact Vivian Epstein at firstname.lastname@example.org or 303-322-7450.
The Suicide Prevention Coalition of Colorado, in association with local agencies, is excited to announce that we will be bringing The S Word to Colorado screens for Suicide Prevention Month in September.
The S Word is a documentary film that tackles one of the most unfathomable issues of our time: suicide. This documentary opens the conversation to reduce the shame and silence.
Sally Spencer-Thomas said that this documentary is one of the most powerful, inspiring and well-crafted movies on suicide that she has ever seen.
The documentary will be screened with producer Lisa Klein present, who will introduce the film and answer questions from the audience at the end.
Locations and times for showings will be posted on our website as they are confirmed.
You can watch a trailer for The S Word here, as well as find times and showing locations.
Event Host: United Suicide Survivors International, Sally Spencer-Thomas
Event Description: Learn why telling stories of hope and recovery is so important to suicide prevention. A brief overview of best practices in safe and effective storytelling will be covered.
Who should attend: Anyone who is interested in learning more about how to tell safe and effective stories about living through suicide crises.
Event cost: Free
Click here for additional information, and to register.
You can watch a trailer for The S Word here.
Event description: Support group for suicide loss survivors. This group is open, which means that new members may join at any time.
Who should attend: Anyone who has experiences a loss from suicide.
Event description: safeTALK is a half-day alertness training that prepares anyone over the age of 15, regardless of prior experience or training, to become a suicide-alert helper. safeTALK-trained helpers can recognize these invitations and take action by connecting them with life-saving intervention resources..
Who should attend: Anyone over 15 years
Event cost: $10.00 Cash or cheque only; The registration fee for this training is $10, with all other costs being supported by LivingWorks Education
Event Description: Join us on twitter and follow the hashtag #ElevateTheConvo. We will be discussing the importance of reducing access to lethal means when someone is suicidal.
Who should attend: Anyone interested in making suicide prevention a health and safety priority.
Event Host: AFSP (American Foundation for Suicide Prevention)
Event Description: Walk to save lives and give hope to those affected by suicide through research, education and advocacy to take action against this leading cause of death.
Who should attend: Anyone interested in raising awareness and prevention of suicide.
Event cost: Free. There is no charge to participate. Donations and fundraising encouraged, but not required.
Play golf. Drink. Have fun. All in the name of a good cause. This golf tournament will benefit Man Therapy, a website that uses humor to break down barriers, remove stigmas, and help men take control over their mental health issues. Man Therapy has already helped thousands of men get the help they needed and hopes to help thousands more. Learn more at mantherapy.org.
Your tournament entry includes green fees for 18 holes of golf, gift bag, post-tournament barbecue, prizes for winning foursome, longest drive, closest to the pin, longest putt and more.
Become a sponsor and men everywhere will owe you a firm handshake. Donations are NOT tax deductible. However, every dollar raised will be put towards promoting Man Therapy in Colorado. Man Therapy is a partnership with Cactus and the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment.
Click here for more information, and to register.
SAVE THE DATE
HOPE Lights the Night
The Ninth Annual Candlelight Gathering to Remember Those Lost to Us by Suicide
and to Honor the Bereaved and All Touched by Suicide
Wednesday, November 8th, 2017 at 7 p.m.
This Non-Denominational Event is held at
Community United Church of Christ, 2650 Table Mesa Dr., Boulder
This free program includes music, responsive readings, a symbolic lighting of candles, and brief
comments about how suicide affects us all.
Information about mental health, suicide, and local resources will be available.
Program is organized by the HOPE Coalition and sponsored by many community partners.
For further information, contact Susan Marine email@example.com
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