Suicide is a very serious issue. We can prevent it.
safeTALK hosted by Brockville General Hospital, Mental Health Services on Wednesday, September 10, 2014
TWO SESSIONS ONLY: 1000 Islands Mall Community Room 1pm-4pm AND Brockville General Hospital Ground Floor Auditorium 5:30pm-8:30pm
safeTALK is a three hour training session that prepared anyone over the age of 15 years to identify persons with thoughts of suicide and connect them to suicide first aid resources. Most people with thoughts of suicide invite help to stay safe. Alert helpers to know how to use these opportunities to support that desire for safety.
This session will better able you to:
- Move beyond common tendencies to miss, dismiss or avoid suicide
- Identify people who have thoughts of suicide
-Apply the TALK steps (Tell, Ask, Listen and KeepSafe) to connect a person with suicide thoughts to suicide first aid intervention caregivers.
REGISTRATION IS FREE
Easily accessible from Highway 401, 1000 Islands Mall has long been the retail focal point for the City of Brockville and the surrounding region. The fully enclosed mall is anchored by Sears and Shoppers Drug Mart and is home to a variety of national retailers including Ardene, Footlocker, Bentley, Pennington’s, Staples, The Source and Stitches Mega Outlet. 1000 Islands Mall is also a major recreation and entertainment hub in the region housing China Buffet, Galaxy Cinemas, and Kelsey's.
BIG NEWS!! The votes from all the stores have been tallied. The winner of the 1000 Islands Mall Brockville Charity of Choice 2014 is:
Monday to Friday: 9:30 am - 9 pm
Saturday: 9:30 am - 6 pm
Sunday: 12 pm - 5 pm
Perfect for shopping at the 1000 Islands Mall! Now only $5 for this beautiful reusable pink shopping bag with carrying tote. Fold it up, clip it to your purse or throw it in the back of your car until you need it, and voila, a large volume bag to put all your purchases right inside.
Available for purchase at the 1000 Islands Mall's Administration office.
Cash only please.