10th September 2017 is World Suicide Prevention Day

Sunday 10th September is World Suicide Prevention Day.

Conceived by the sponsoring organisation, International Association for Suicide Prevention, the co-sponsor WHO and other partners, this global awareness day is designed to promote worldwide commitment and action to prevent suicides.

The sponsors are advocates of the prevention of suicidal behaviour, and want to raise awareness of the provision of adequate treatment and follow-up care for people who attempt suicide.

To find out more, visit wspd.org.au/