Walsall Suicide Training 18 January 2021

We would like to let you know about some online suicide awareness training, that is being offered in Walsall by Kaleidoscope Plus Group.

 

If you could please forward this to your contacts to assist in the training reaching across the region , it would be appreciated.

Priority is being given to members within our area that support community members. Ie Faith groups, youth groups, education centres, small charities, voluntary groups etc.                                                                                                                                                                                                   

There are 8 sessions being offered across the West Midlands and these are being provided online by Kaleidoscope Plus Group . These sessions have kindly been pre-paid for attendees through the Police Community Initiatives Funding (CIF),  to enable our community to become suicide aware and support those in need.

The details for the Walsall session are as follows:

When: Monday 18th January 2021

Times:  10.00 -14.00 (includes breaks)

Where: Virtual session.-Link will be sent minimum of 7 days prior to training.

 

The online sessions encourage attendees :

 

  • Consider our attitudes around suicide and the impact of suicide.
  • Explore the language and the challenges when talking about suicide.
  • Identifying the signs someone might display.
  • Understand how to listen to a person at risk and support safety.
  • To help those people in their own resilience and signposting to support.

 

Bookings for this session can be secured through https://forms.gle/QTYMcBxXRiCJufq59

 

The spaces are limited per session and offered on a first come, first served basis.