Suicide Prevention & Awareness Month Virtual Outreach Series

Hear from local experts presenting on topics related to suicide prevention & awareness. Join us for one or both of the zoom presentations at no cost!

Questions? Contact Megan Zimmerman, NAMI Fox Valley’s Community Outreach Coordinator, at mzimmerman@namifoxvalley.org

Presentations

Thursday, September 10 | 6-7:30 p.m.

In this 90 minute training, attendees will learn how to question a person about suicide, persuade the person to get help and refer the person to the appropriate resources to get help.

Presented by Vicki Rivera, Peer Program Coordinator with NAMI Fox Valley & Janine Connolly, Counselor with Manawa School District

Wednesday, September 23 | 2-3:30 p.m.

Attendees will learn about N.E.W Mental Health Connection’s initiative “Project Zero: Every ONE Matters.” The goals of this local initiative are to bring the philosophy, training, and toolkit of Zero Suicide to the tri-county area in order to improve services to those who have attempted suicide.

Presented by Sarah Bassing-Sutton, Community Suicide Prevention Coordinator with N.E.W Mental Health Connection