Mr John Meehan, head of National Office of Suicide Prevention (nosp.ie) speaking recently in Galway, at the local launch of 'Connecting for Life' Irelands National Strategy to Reduce Suicide
'The evidence shows that with the right help, support or intervention at many different stages, SUICIDE is PREVENTABLE'
Select a member of your lions club to deal with this issue.
Please have this member contact me. Together we can organise.
-ASIST (Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training) it is a two-day interactive workshop in suicide first-aid. ... ASIST trains participants to reduce the immediate risk of suicide and increase the support for a person at risk.
See video on ASIST.
-SAFE TALK comprises a three hour presentation and will be provided by the HSE Suicide Prevention Resource Service.
Southern clubs contact nosp.ie. Northern clubs contact local NHS office.
-Distribute Lions Clubs small cards, with help line contact details
[email protected] January 2018
Lions Clubs Project (chairman) Suicide Prevention/Anti Bullying