13th Annual Walk in Memory Walk for Hope

The 13th Annual “Walk in Memory – Walk for Hope” community suicide prevention awareness walk is Saturday, Sept. 14, 2019, in 10 different communities across Nevada. Walk participants are asked to donate $20 per individual. All donations are used to help fund NCSP programs statewide. To participate on a team, go to the drop down [...]

2019-09-10T12:20:41-07:00September 14th, 2019||

Suicide awareness walk takes steps Saturday

By Aly Lawson The 13th annual “Walk in Memory – Walk for Hope” suicide prevention awareness walk will occur Sept. 14 in the Bob McFadden Plaza, with registration starting at 9 a.m. Walk participants are asked to donate $20 per individual. All donations are used to help fund National Coalition for Suicide Prevention programs statewide. [...]

2019-10-23T16:38:42-07:00September 10th, 2019|Community, Events, News, Suicide Awareness|

SafeTALK Suicide Alertness Training

SafeTALK is a suicide alertness training for everyone. In only a few hours, you will learn how to provide practical help to persons with thoughts of suicide. Expect to leave safeTALK more willing and able to perform an important, helping role for persons with thoughts of suicide. 3 CEUs for attendees. ($35 advanced payment / [...]

2019-03-08T11:39:14-08:00March 9th, 2019||

5k Walk for Suicide Prevention

Partnership Carson City is teaming up with the Nevada Coalition for Suicide Prevention and the Nevada Office of Suicide Prevention for Carson City’s fourth 5k Walk for Suicide Prevention. The walk will be 10 a.m. Sept. 15, beginning at the Bob McFadden Plaza, 223 W. Third St. Every 12 minutes someone dies by suicide. Suicide [...]

2018-11-08T12:31:52-08:00September 10th, 2018|Community, News, Suicide Awareness, Uncategorized|

Program gives staff, students tools to recognize suicide warnings

By Teri Vance   Partnership Carson City is providing Signs of Suicide training to interested secondary schools in the Carson City School District. “It’s a very short, quick intervention program that gives students and teachers a three-step tool to be able to recognize signs of a potential mental health crisis or suicide,” explained Hannah McDonald, [...]

2017-06-16T15:06:06-07:00March 7th, 2017|News, Suicide Awareness|