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Results for March 25, 2019

Event:  Suicide Awareness workshops for Church & Faith Communities
Date:  Thu, February 28, 2019 - Fri, March 29, 2019
Time:  see details for times
Place:  see details for venues
Details:  

Welcome Me as I am – a Community Interest Company promoting Mental Health and Dementia awareness in Churches and Faith Communities

          Suicide Awareness Workshops for Churches and Faith Communities

Welcome Me as I Am is pleased to announce a series of workshops in East Kent aimed at promoting suicide awareness and prevention in Churches and Faith Communities in East Kent.
All are welcome and the workshops will be of particular interest for those with pastoral responsibilities.
In each workshop we will discuss:

  • The demography of suicide – age groups, occupational factors, gender,etc
  • Risk factors in suicidal behaviour
  • Working with someone with suicidal feelings
  • Faith related issues in suicidal behaviour and providing pastoral support
  • Safeguarding and signposting for further help

 Facilitator: Ben Bano,  Director, Welcome Me as I Am CIC.

 Details and venues:  Each session will last between 1330hrs and 1600hrs at the following venues:

 Thursday 28th February 2019:  Glo Centre, Westwood Business Park, Strasbourg Street, Margate CT9 4JJ

Friday 15th March 2019: Canterbury Baptist Church,  St Georges Place, Canterbury, CT1  1UT

Friday 29th March 2019: Golf Road Centre, 28 Golf Road, Deal CT14 6PY

 To book your free place(s) email welcomemeasiam@gmail.com with your details and a contact number. For further information ring 07887 651117

 

These workshops are funded by the Kent County Council Saving Lives Fund