Suicide Awareness Council of Wellington Dufferin

Site: Guelph - Mailing Address

Contact Information
Office Phone Toll free 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) Meeting location varies
Located In Community Guelph
Mailing Address c/o Canadian Mental Health Association - Waterloo Wellington 
485 Silvercreek Pkwy N, Unit 1 
Guelph, ON N1H 7K5
Physical Access Unknown - 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, individuals, mental health service providers, grief / bereavement support groups, hospital and emergency services, schools and self help groups
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, and options for help
Subjects
Service Categories Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Suicide Issues ; Suicide Prevention Programs