• Paul Dukes

2019 Suicide Prevention Symposium to be held at the Roddenbery Memorial Library

The Foundations of Connectedness 2019 Suicide Prevention Symposium will be held on Sept. 19, 2019, from 1 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. The price is free.

According to Eventbrite, the event will include the following:

  • A proclamation signing by Cairo Mayor Booker T. Gainor for Suicide Prevention Month (1:00 - 1:15 p.m)

  • A respect speaker (1:15 - 1:30 p.m)

  • A mental health provider panel (1:30 - 2:45 p.m)

  • Networking and resource sharing (2:45 - 4:00 p.m) And a free Question Persuade

  • Respond (QPR) suicide prevention gatekeeper training for the first 30 people to sign up (4:00 - 5:00 p.m).

It will be organized by the Department of Behavior Health and Developmental Disabilities Region 4 Office, Georgia Pines Community Service Board, and STEP Up Grady (Suicide Prevention Coalition).

If you are a local provider and would like to host a resource table, contact Dustin Infinger at Dustinl@HEARTSforFamilies.org.

You can register at the following link.

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