World Suicide Prevention Day

2018_wspd_infographic World Suicide Prevention Day is taking place this September 10th with the theme working together to prevent suicide. Over 800,000 people die by suicide annually, representing 1 person every 40 seconds. Suicide is the 15th leading cause of death globally, accounting for 1.4% of all deaths The global suicide…

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Rainbows New Spring Programme

Hospital Family Resource Centre is now offering a Rainbows programme to children who have experienced loss due to bereavement.  Rainbows is a 12 week programme that helps children meet other children who have had similar experiences and to put their feelings into words.  We are looking forward to running a…

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25 participants attend safeTALK Course

The half-day safeTalk course was, once again, held in the centre on Tuesday, 25th October 2016.  As always, there was great interest in this course. safeTALK is a half day training programme that prepares participants to identify persons with thoughts of suicide and connect them to suicide first aid resources.…

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