United Health Services
***Join us for Michiana Survivor's Day***
Michiana Surivor's Day is for those who have lost a loved one or friend to suicide. There will be a candelight vigil to remember the 117 people lost to suicide eadh day open to all survivors which will be 2.0 miles long walk to represent the 20 veterans who are part of that loss.
Thursday, September 29th
Buetter Park, Mishawaka, Indiana
6:30-8PM - No Cost
The Suicide Prevention Center's (SPC) mission is to prevent suicide through education, training and community wide awareness. In the U.S. over 40,000 people die by suicide each year with an estimated 1 million attempts. It's a leading cause of death for youth aged 15-24 in Indiana, and the 10th leading cause of death overall in the U.S.
The Suicide Prevention Center provides:
SOUL SHOP (Ministering to Suicidal Desperation) is a daylong training specifically designed for
church leaders, Stephen Ministers, clergy, program staff, lay ministers, office staff, and faith-based therapists who want to learn how to save the life of someone contemplating suicide. Offered in collaboration with the Suicide Prevention Center, Ryan’s Place and the Elkhart Samaritan Counseling Center on
First Presbyterian Church, 200 E. Beardsley, Elkhart. Cost $40.
Register by clicking here Soul Shop or call 574-262-3597 ext. 140..