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Suicide Awareness Council of Wellington Dufferin

Contact Information
Office Phone 519-239-8902
Toll Free Phone 1-844-264-2993 ext 7015
Website www.sacwd.ca
Social Media Facebook Twitter
Primary Contact Heather Glenister, Coordinator; Email: suicidecouncilwd@cmhaww.ca
Description (Site) Canadian Mental Health Association - Waterloo Wellington (Guelph) and various meeting locations
Located In Community Guelph
Mailing Address c/o Canadian Mental Health Association - Waterloo Wellington 
80 Waterloo Ave 
Guelph, ON N1H 0A1
Physical Access Fully Accessible - CMHA locations ; Varies by meeting location
Description & Services
Description (Agency) Collaboration of community groups, service providers and interested citizens to help reduce suicide and its impact on the community.
Description (Service) Raises awareness and understanding of suicide through information, education and resource coordination * identifies gaps in support 
 
**Collaborative partners include community organizations, individual citizens, mental health service providers, grief / bereavement support groups, hospital and emergency services, schools and self help groups 
 
NOTE: The Council does not offer counselling/crisis support
Hours Regular schedule of meetings annually and ad hoc meetings as required
Areas Served Dufferin County ; Guelph ; Wellington County
Eligibility Community partner membership is open to the public.
Application Call or visit website for information
Languages English
Fees None
Time-Limited Events World Suicide Prevention Day events held annually, AfterWhys Play - Seniors & Suicide with a Message of Hope and Resilience
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1999
Print Material Resource guide, fact sheets; web-based resources about supports and services, myths and signs of suicide, how to be supportive, options for help, safety plan, seniors and suicide
Subjects
Service Categories Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Suicide Issues ; Suicide Prevention Programs