Episode 188

On World Suicide Prevention Day 2022


August 29th, 2022

10 mins 49 secs

Season 2

Your Host

About this Episode

This week, Caitlin Plant, Program Manager at Distress and Crisis Ontario (DCO), shares some information on World Suicide Prevention Day, happening on September 10th. This includes exploring the history of the day, why it is important, and what we can all do to meet this year’s theme: creating hope through action. This week’s episode also includes information on what DCO has been doing to uphold this year’s theme. To RSVP for our World Suicide Prevention Day live stream, visit www.dcontario.org/members/events. If you would like to provide feedback or request future content, you can do so using the following link: https://forms.gle/o8yUPMss6wo8dP1X8. To connect with support related to this episode, or for anything else going on in your life, please visit www.dcontario.org/locations to find your nearest Member centre, or use the “looking for support” sidebar to chat with ONTX. ONTX can also be reached by texting “SUPPORT” to 258258. Many of our Member centres operate 24/7 and ONTX is available from 2PM – 2AM EST, daily. Thank you for listening, we hope you’ll join us again next week as we begin a new series on Truth and Reconciliation and supporting First Nations, Inuit, and Métis communities.