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Polar Dip Raises Money for safeTALK trainings

On Saturday, February 18th, many brave souls took a frigid dip to help prevent suicide. The Polar Dip, organized by the Pitel family on behalf of the Sarnia-Lambton Suicide Prevention Committee, was a fun activity where local figures were sponsored to take the plunge into ice cold water! Each participant had to be sponsored to… Read more »

World Suicide Prevention Day Success

The SLSPC would like to say a HUGE thank you to everyone who helped make September 10th, World Suicide Prevention Day a success. A special thanks to Lambton Mall, who went above and beyond to help. This was our first year partnering with Lambton Mall and their kindness and generosity was greatly appreciated. Together, we… Read more »

Community, Connection & Collaboration – Suicide Prevention Conference

Community Connection Collaboration Conference Sept 29 30 Save the Date See information below from the LHIN about their upcoming Suicide Prevention Conference presented in partnership with CMHA Lambton Kent: Suicide is a complex issue that affects individuals of any age, gender, sexual orientation, socio-economic status, or cultural background. The Mental Health Commission of Canada identified… Read more »

Sarnia Lambton Arts Council Helps to Raise Over $12000 for Suicide Prevention

Thank you everyone who helped An Event Apart 2014 become such a rousing success.  With gracious volunteers, talented artists, and unsuspecting Christmas shoppers, over $12 000 was raised for suicide prevention efforts in Sarnia Lambton. If you want to get involved in any those efforts, check out the rest of our site or email [email protected] with… Read more »

New Way to Contact Us!

Hi Everyone, Time to update your contacts!  We have a new email address so we can connect with you and answer your questions as soon as possible. So, if you want more information about suicide prevention, the committee, or how to get involved, please contact [email protected] Please stay tuned for an updated phone number to… Read more »

RNAO Hosting Community Forum on Suicide Prevention

Suicide prevention is fast becoming a less taboo topic worldwide with the recent World Suicide Prevention Day and high profile suicides by well known movie stars and cyber-bullying victims.  But do you ever wonder what is going on in your own community about suicide prevention? This Thursday, the Registered Nurses Association of Ontario is holding… Read more »