This 3 hour training can help you make a difference!
safeTALK is a brief, affordable, and internationally recognized program by Living Works Education
Why come to safeTALK?
Most people with thoughts of suicide invite help. Often these opportunities are missed, dismissed or avoided—leaving people more alone and at greater risk. safeTALK training prepares you to help by using TALK (Tell, Ask, Listen and KeepSafe) to identify and engage people with thoughts of suicide and to connect them with further help and care.
Who should attend safeTALK?
safeTALK is for everyone who wants to help prevent suicide: front line workers, clergy, volunteers, parents, youth*, teachers, law enforcement,… anyone who wants to be a suicide alert helper. *safeTALK is for anyone age 15 and older. Younger persons may attend with the consent of parents or guardian.
How can I get safeTALK training?
To organize a safeTALK training for your workplace, school, or community contact: Distress Centre Niagara at 905.682.8122
Next scheduled training dates are February 27, 2019 April 17, 2019 July 3, 2019 September 11, 2019 REGISTRATION FEE: $50 per person Training is 3 hours in duration and includes a workbook, certificate of completion and safeTALK wallet card.