Bid to form sui­cide preven­tion group

Wanneroo Times - - Opinion -

WES­LEY Mis­sion will hold a com­mu­nity fo­rum about start­ing a sui­cide preven­tion group in Banksia Grove this month.

The February 20 fo­rum at the Wan­neroo Li­brary and Cul­tural Cen­tre is open to com­mu­nity mem­bers and pro­fes­sion­als in­ter­est­ing in dis­cussing sui­cide preven­tion and mo­bil­is­ing a net­work in Banksia Grove.

The Wes­ley LifeForce Net­works bring to­gether peo­ple with an in­ter­est in sui­cide preven­tion to de­velop lo­cally fo­cused strate­gies to pre­vent sui­cides.

Those attending the fo­rum, which will run from 2-4pm, will re­ceive an up­date on the lat­est sui­cide statis­tics for the area and dis­cuss ini­tia­tives cur­rently tak­ing place across Aus­tralia.

For more, email LifeForceNet­[email protected] wes­leymis­ or call 1800 100 024.

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