Suicide Prevention Month

Lebanon County Suicide Prevention Month September 2017


Please join us at any of the free Lebanon events planned throughout September in honor of World Suicide Prevention month. We will take special moments to remember the lives of loved ones and friends we have lost to suicide. You will be encouraged through gatherings, speakers, ceremonies, movies and trainings. We hope to see you at one or several of these free events.

Lebanon Suicide Prevention Month Events

 

“YOU MATTER” WRISTBAND DISTRIBUTION CENTERS

Lebanon Crisis Intervention: 229 S. 4th Street, Rear, Lebanon, PA. Monday – Friday, 8:00am – 8:00pm

Lebanon Valley Advanced Care Center, Pinnacle Health: 1251 E. Main Street, Annville, PA. Monday – Friday

Myerstown Community Library, 199 N College St, Myerstown, PA 17067. Available during library hours.

 

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Events


◼ Friday, September 1
First Friday Art Walk
Location: Lebanon Valley Council of the Arts 770 Cumberland Street, Lebanon
Time: 5:00–8:00pm

◼ Thursday, September 7
Infinito’s Fundraiser
Stop by for dinner and say you are there for the fundraiser. A donation will ƒgo to Lebanon Suicide Prevention!
Location: 1725 Quentin Road, Lebanon, PA
Time: 4:00-9:00 pim

◼ Sunday, September 10
Light a Candle – World Suicide Prevention Day
Location: Light a candle near a window in support of World Suicide Prevention Day.
Time: 8:00pm

◼ Begins Monday, September 11, and runs every Monday for 8 weeks
WRAP Class
Develop your own Wellness Recovery Action Plan with the assistance of caring certified WRAP facilitators.
Register: Call Recovery InSight at 877-597-9497, ext. 10
Timeframe: Must attend all eight sessions.
Location: Halcyon Activities Center, 728 Walnut Street Lebanon, PA
Time: 6:00-8:00pm

◼ Tuesday, September 12
Mental Health First Aid Training
Location: Lebanon County MH/ID/EI
Time: 8:00am–5:00pm
Register: 717-274-3415 or tkeppley@lebcnty.org

◼ Thursday, September 14 & Friday, September 15
2-Day Recovery Training for Professionals
During this training you will learn the basics of recovery.
Location: Lebanon County MH/ID/EI
Time: 8:00am-4:30pm each day
Register: Recovery Insight at 877-597-9497, ext 10

◼ Thursday, September 21
“You Matter” with Leann Hull
After the tragic loss of her 16 year old son to suicide, LeAnn founded a nonprofit organization. Her mission is to raise awareness, teach coping skills, provide education and o er support and encouragement to save lives because “You Matter.” A panel discussion will follow, moderated by Laura LeBeau.
Location: Church of the Good Shepherd, 1500 Quentin Road, Lebanon, PA
Time: 6:30–8:30pm
“You Matter” with Leann Hull

◼ Tuesday, September 26
QPR Training – Question, Persuade, Refer
Location: Lebanon County MH/ID/EI
Time: 1:00–4:00pm
Register: 717-274-3415 or tkeppley@lebcnty.org

◼ Thursday, September 28
Remembrance Ceremony
Join us for this special ceremony in the Remembrance Garden to honor those we have lost to suicide. To have your loved on memorialized in the program and garden, please call 717-274-3415.
Location: The Nature Barn at Stoever’s Dam
Time: 6:00–7:30pm

Event Sponsors


  • AmeriHealth Caritas
  • Church of the Good Shepherd
  • City of Lebanon
  • Community Health Council of Lebanon
  • Community Members
  • Compeer of Lebanon County
  • Domestic Violence Intervention
  • Edible Arrangements
  • LeAnn Hull – Andy’s Sunshine Foundation
  • Lebanon County Commissioners
  • Lebanon County Crisis Intervention and Information Services
  • Lebanon County Housing Authority
  • Lebanon County MH/ID/EI
  • Lebanon Valley Council on the Arts
  • Lebanon Valley Sertoma Club
  • Lisa’s Café
  • Luthercare
  • Mount Aetna Bible Church- Pastor Tim Bouffard
  • PA Counseling Services
  • Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency
  • Pennsylvania Link to Aging and Disability Resources
  • PerformCare
  • Pinnacle Health
  • Redners Market
  • Sexual Assault Resource Counseling Center (SARCC)
  • United Way of Lebanon County
  • WellSpan Good Samaritan Hospital
  • WellSpan Philhaven
  • Youth Advocate Programs, Inc.