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safeTALK: Suicide Alertness for Everyone – 18 Jan 2018, Cabramatta
Thursday 18 January 2018, 10:00 - 13:00
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Lifeline Macarthur
safeTALK: Suicide Alertness for Everyone
18 January 2018, 10.00am–1.00pm
Whitlam Library, 165 Railway Pde, Cabramatta

Cost: Free

SafeTALK is a three-hour presentation which aims to increase suicide awareness by teaching participants how to recognise signs of a person in distress and considering suicide. Participants learn how to respond appropriately to a person considering suicide and how to use available resources to link that person with professional help.

It is intended that SafeTALK participants will be better prepared to:

  • Recognise that invitations to help are often overlooked
  • Move beyond common tendencies to miss, dismiss and avoid conversations around suicide
  • Notice and respond to situations in which thoughts of suicide may be present
  • Apply basic TALK steps (Tell, Ask, Listen and KeepSafe)
  • Connect the person with thoughts of suicide to suicide first aid help and further community resources

For more information, contact: 4645 7200, [email protected] 

More information and registration

Location Whitlam Library
165 Railway Parade