Suicide Prevention Month

Will you join us? You have many options!

PLEASE JOIN US at any of the Lebanon County virtual events throughout September in recognition of Suicide Prevention month. The month will include virtual trainings and a time of reflection to remember the lives of loved ones and friends we have lost to suicide. We hope you will join us.

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Mental Health First Aid—Adult Course

Wednesday, September 8 | 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Learn how to spot the warning signs of suicide or other mental health crisis, and what to do next, in this free community class. Lunch included.
Location: Lebanon County MH/ID/EI
220 E. Lehman St., Lebanon
Register: WellSpanPhilhaven.org/MHFA

Light a Candle

Friday, September 10 | 8 p.m.
Light a candle in a window in support of World Suicide
Prevention Day.

QPR Suicide Prevention Training

Tuesday, September 14 | 9 a.m. – Noon
Question, Persuade, Refer – 3 simple steps anyone can take to help save a life from suicide.
Location: Lebanon County MH/ID/EI
220 E. Lehman St., Lebanon
Register: WellSpanPhilhaven.org/QPR

Orientation to Wellness Recovery Action Plan (WRAP®)

Thursday, September 16 | 1 – 4 p.m.
An Evidence-Based Practice for Mental Health Recovery
Provided by Recovery InSight
In this 3-hour course, you’ll learn the background of WRAP and its use as an evidence-based practice in the promotion of personal wellness.
Location: Lebanon County MH/ID/EI, 220 E. Lehman St., Lebanon
Register: (877) 597-9497, ext. 35 or ssnow@recovery-insight.com

Youth Suicide Awareness Conference

Wednesday, September 22 | 9 a.m. – Noon
“How COVID-19 Has Affected our Youth”
Suicide is the third leading cause of death for
15-24-year-olds. Learn how to help those at risk.
CEUs available.
Location: Virtual
Info/Register: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/youth-suicide-awareness-conference-2021-tickets-164507393041

Remembrance Ceremony

Thursday, September 23 | 6 – 7:30 p.m.
Join us for the special ceremony in the Remembrance Garden to honor those we have lost to suicide.
Location: The Nature Barn at Stoever’s Dam
946 Miller St., Lebanon
To have your loved one memorialized in the program and garden, please call (717) 274-3415.