Simcoe County Suicide Awareness Council

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Located In Community Simcoe County
Contact Information
Primary Contact Bernadette Ramsay-Copeland; Phone: (Residence) 705-326-9941
Description & Services
Description (Service) Exists to increase community awareness about suicide and to support survivors * the council believes that education and public dialogue about suicide raises awareness and prevents deaths due to suicide * holds support group meetings for survivors * organizes public meetings and community education sessions to create awareness of suicide * annual walk for Suicide Awareness in Spring each year, registration and pledge forms available from website 
International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day 2019, see complete details  
* events in Barrie, Innisfil, Orillia, Midland and Huntsville 12:30 pm-3 pm  
* Barrie location is Canadian Mental Health Association Office, 15 Bradford St, Barrie contact Barb 705-726-3294  
* Innisfil location is Innisfil ideaLAB & Library, Lakeshore Branch, 967 Innisfil Beach Rd, Innisfil, contact Aleta 705-726-5033 x 585  
* Orillia location is St Andrews Presbyterian Church 99 Peter Street Orillia, contact Bernadette 705-326-9941  
* Midland location is Midland Public Library, 320 King St, Midland, contact Kristi 705-549-3181x 2215  
* Huntsville location is The Hub 1 Crescent Road Huntsville On, contact Joanna 705-788-0354
Hours Hours vary, call for information about upcoming events and meetings
Dates World Suicide Awareness and Prevention Day - Sep 10 
International Suicide Survivor Loss Day - third Sat in Nov 
International Suicide Survivor Day 2019 - Nov 23 * events in Barrie, Innisfil, Orillia, Midland and Huntsville
Areas Served Simcoe County
Eligibility Anyone affected by suicide in their families, schools, communities and workplaces
Application Email or call for information
Languages English
Fees None
Other Details
Established 2011
Physical Access Not Applicable - Multiple locations with different accessibility

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