Erie County Suicide Prevention Conference 2023

Erie County Suicide Prevention Conference 2023 Date and time: Wednesday, September 27 · 8am - 4:45pm EDT Location: Ambassador Hotel and Conference Center, 7794 Peach St Erie, PA 16509 Register online. About this event "A Public Health Approach to Suicide Prevention: Recognizing and Supporting All Areas of Our Lives (based on the CDC’s Seven Suicide […]

How Sleep Impacts Suicide Risk

Sleeping our way to preventing suicide: How sleep impacts suicide risk Tina R. Goldstein, Ph.D. and Peter Franzen, Ph.D. September 27, 2023 5:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. The Confluence 214 E. Washington Street New Castle, PA 16101 Presented by the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention Western Pennsylvania, hear firsthand what researchers are exploring in the […]

Lawrence County Out of the Darkness Walk

Out of the Darkness™ Community Walks Please join us as we walk to help save lives and bring hope to those affected by suicide. Event Details Date: 10/07/2023 Location: Riverwalk Amphitheatre, New Castle, PA Check-in Time: 9:30 am Walk Start Time: 11:00 am Name: Lawrence County Community Support Program Email: amandaa@lawrencecountycares.com To join our team, […]

Mental Health Awareness & Suicide Prevention for Veterans

Serving those Who Served Us! Mental Health Awareness & Suicide Prevention for Veterans Hybrid Training Friday, October 20, 2023 8am to 8:30am Registration & Continental Breakfast 8:30am to 3pm Training Lunch provided for In-person attendees QPR (Question, Persuade, Refer) Gatekeeper Training for Veteran's Suicide Prevention: Presenter Patti Tanner, MA Senior Program Implementation Specialist, PERU, Veteran. […]

8th Annual Butler County Stand Down

8th Annual Butler County Stand Down Friday, November 3, 2023 Veterans only 11am-12pm (proof of Veteran status required) All others 12pm-1:30pm American Legion Post 778 150 Legion Memorial Lane, Butler, PA A day of free services, supports & resources for all Veterans, homeless veterans, their families and others in need. For more information please email […]

Pittsburgh Veterans Day Parade

Pittsburgh is home to many things- great sports, great food, our beautiful skyline. Did you know that Pittsburgh is home to one of the LARGEST and LONGEST running Veterans Days Parades in the Country? The Pittsburgh Veterans Day Parade has run every year since 1919. Pennsylvania is home to the 4th largest population of Veterans- […]

Butler County Mental Health First Aid Training

Free youth and adult in-person mental health first aid training courses available to those living/working in Butler County. The in-person training is an 8-hour program held at the UL Conference Room at the Butler County Human Services Building (directions to be sent out once registration is closed). To register for training, please email Lena Southworth […]

ASIST Training in Pittsburgh

ASIST Training: Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training January 30-31, 2024 8 AM - 4 PM (both days) Hosted by: Veterans Leadership Program 2934 Smallman Street, Pittsburgh, PA Cost: FREE Learn the skills. Suicide is Preventable. Help save a life. ** Free CEUs will be provided in EMS/LSW/LPC/LMFT from UPMC. Questions? Call 878-208-8186 or email pag109@pitt.edu […]

Butler County Youth Mental Health First Aid Training

Free youth and adult in-person mental health first aid training courses available to those living/working in Butler County. The in-person training is an 8-hour program held at the UL Conference Room at the Butler County Human Services Building (directions to be sent out once registration is closed). To register for training, please email Lena Southworth […]

ASIST Workshop in Warren, PA

ASIST Training: Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training March 5 & 6, 2024 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM (both days) Hosted by: Beacon Light 1885 Market Street, Warren, PA 16365 Cost: FREE Learn the skills. Suicide is Preventable. Help save a life. ** Free CEUs will be provided in EMS/LSW/LPC/LMFT from UPMC. Questions? Call 878-208-8186 or […]

QPR at Slippery Rock University, Butler, PA

QPR at Slippery Rock University, Butler, PA Learn How To... Identify myths & facts about suicide Recognize the signs that someone may be contemplating suicide Persuade the person to stay alive long enough to get help Refer to a professional for help to get them through the crisis Ask Questions to assess the situation March […]

1st Annual Veterans Chow Hall in Erie, PA

1st Annual Veterans Chow Hall An event presented by Bodhi Garden Initiative and the Robert Irvine Foundation Veterans Chow Hall at Voodoo Brewery 716 State St Erie PA 16501 Saturday, March 9, 2024 11 AM – 2:00 PM EDT Register online to attend! Register today to attend the “1st Annual Veteran Chow Hall” at Voodoo […]