FREE Self-harm & Suicide Alertness Training – Barrow

7th November 2019 @ 9:30 am – 1:00 pm
Barrow Fire Station
Barrow Fire Station
Phoenix Road LA14 2NS
Every Life Matters

Training Provider: Every Life Matters
Trainer: Juliet Gray
Cost: Free
How to book: Eventbrite

This half day alertness training is aimed at those supporting children and young people in a wide variety of contexts and aims to:

  • Explore the myths and facts around self-harm and suicide
  • Be aware of the signs that someone may be self-harming or having thoughts of suicide
  • Enable people to feel more comfortable and confident talking about self-harm and suicide and appreciate the importance of asking directly
  • Understand our role in enabling people to seek support and in keeping someone safe
  • Equip participants with support resources available locally and nationally, including an understanding of Cumbria Self-harm care pathways

Learning is through a mixture of presentation, discussion and small groupwork.

All students receive a certificate of participation.