Faith Community Nurses of the Diocese of St. Cloud encourage everyone to “Take 5 On World Suicide Prevention Day 2019.”
Take 5 to Save Lives is a public awareness campaign run by the National Council for Suicide Prevention in support of World Suicide Prevention Day. The goal of the campaign is to encourage everyone to take 5 simple actions steps that focus on preventing the tragedy of suicide. Check out take5tosavelives.org to learn more about the campaign and the 5 action steps you can take and in just 5 minutes! The steps include:
By taking 5 minutes to learn about suicide, you will be making a difference in the world! Visit the toolkit section of the website for more information on how you can support and share the Take 5 campaign.
CentraCare is committed to breaking down stigma around mental health and suicide. Join us in continuing this conversation in our communities by hosting a Suicide Prevention training at your workplace, your community organization, your faith community, your school, or with any group of people who are interested in helping to #BreaktheStigma. For more information about scheduling a Suicide Prevention training please contact: Suicide Prevention Program Manager Lisa Bershok, MSW, LICSW, at 320-251-2700, ext. 23793.
**This blog post is not monitored. If you or someone you know is in crisis or having thoughts of suicide, please contact the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255.