Free one and a half hour suicide prevention trainings throughout September

PRESS RELEASE
August 31, 2011

Each Tuesday evening in September, the Aspen Hope Center and the Garfield County Suicide Prevention Coalition will be presenting free suicide prevention courses for the community. In an hour and a half, participants will learn the signs of depression and suicidal behavior, how to approach someone you think is at risk, and how to get them to help. The class uses practical, evidence-based approaches to help prevent suicide. Participants will receive a pocket-sized prevention booklet. Light refreshments will be served.

Tuesday Sept. 6, Silt Town Hall 5:30 p.m.
Tuesday Sept. 6, Basalt Library 5:30 p.m.
Tuesday Sept. 13, New Castle Town Hall 6:30 p.m.
Tuesday Sept. 13, Glenwood Board of County Commissioners Meeting Rm 5:30 p.m.
Tuesday Sept. 20, Battlement Mesa Activity Center 5:30 p.m.
Tuesday Sept. 20, Carbondale Fire Department 5:30 p.m.
Tuesday Sept. 27, Rifle Library 5:30 p.m.
Tuesday Sept. 27, Aspen Board of County Commissioners Meeting Rm (Rio Grand) 5:30 p.m.

Please call the Hope Center at 970-544-1241 for more information.

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