We are pleased to announce that ONA is providing free LivingWorks Start Suicide Prevention Training for Syilx Nation members & front-line staff to be completed individually online, at your own pace.
LivingWorks Start teaches valuable skills to everyone 13 and older and requires no formal training or prior experience in suicide prevention. The training is approximately 90 minutes and teaches trainees to recognize when someone is thinking about suicide and connect them to help and support.
– Open to Syilx Nation Members (ages 13 and up) and/or Syilx Nation Front-line Staff
– Space is limited to 30 spots – so all participants must register.
– Trainees must commit to aftercare follow up with one the following ONA Staff Members
Kim Montgomery, Mental Health Lead
Charlotte Whitehead, ONRT Senior Coordinator
Tanya MacKeigan, Mental Health & Addictions Specialist