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1-16/1-17 ASIST Training

30 Trained and Certified in ASIST Training!

The Greater New Bedford Suicide Prevention Coalition proudly presents the 1st class to complete ASIST. In what was a 2 day extensive suicide intervention training where 30 exceptional individuals from all walks of life were trained in ASIST-Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training. With this training added to there “toolbox” they are better equipped to intervene in the event someone they come… Read more →

Vigil for suicide survivors

Singing “Amazing Grace,” they held candles, thoughts of those who took their own lives burning brightly. It was a cold fall night, but more than 20 people gathered to recognize International Survivors of Suicide Day. “Standard Times Story” Read more →

Over 400 participate in our ‘A Day in My Shoes Suicide Awareness Walk’.

“Going the Distance” Over 400 friends, family, and supporters gathered on a damp October morning in New Bedford to participate in our  ‘A Day in My Shoes Suicide Awareness Walk’. Our mission is to build a network that helps save lives. The walk will raise awareness about suicides in our community, particularly with youth suicides. We also want to have… Read more →