Together We Give Hope

safeTALK

safeTALK is a half day training that provides tools to identify persons with thoughts of suicide and connect them to resources.  safeTALK is an internationally recognized workshop developed by Living Works Education. Certificate and participant materials provided.

Attending or Booking a Training

safeTALK is held regularly at the Crisis Centre.  All trainings can also be provided offsite, as requested.  Subsidized rates are available for non-profit organizations thanks to funding from the Ministry of Health.  Please call us at 604-872-1811 to utilize this offer.

Upcoming Dates:

Friday, September 30, 2016, 9am to 12:30pm, 763 East Broadway, Vancouver – Registration Form

Saturday, October 1, 2016, 9:30am to 1pm – Closed for WorkSafeBC employees

Friday, October 21, 2016, 9am to 12:30pm, 763 East Broadway, Vancouver – Registration Form

Thursday, October 27, 2016, 1pm to 4:30pm, Qmunity – 610-1033 Davie Street, Vancouver.  Reserved for Queer community, service providers, and allies – Registration Form

Wednesday, November 23, 2016, 9am to 12:30pm, 763 East Broadway, Vancouver – Registration Form

Saturday, December 3, 2016, 9am to 12:30pm, 763 East Broadway, Vancouver – Registration Form

2017 training dates will be announced shortly.  Please sign up for our quarterly eBulletin to receive updates on training opportunities.

Testimonials

“Very thorough, clear and accessible for helpers of all ages and background” – School Counsellor

“It was extremely informative, structured, interactive and well prepared.  The presenter did a good job at showing us how to approach and react to people who are having thoughts of suicide.” – Youth Worker

“It helps to know I don’t have to have all the answers but can still be helpful.” – Housing Support Worker