Events

Sat, 05/02/2015 - 2:00pm

River Ridge High School Out of the Darkness Community Walk, Woodstock, GA

Registration begins at 1pm, Walk begins at 2pm

For information on this event or to register now, click HERE

Sat, 04/25/2015 - 10:00am

Out of the Darkness - Georgia Southern Campus Walk

Hosted  by AFSP Atlanta

Held on April 25, 2015 at Georgia Southern Campus - The Russell Union Rotunda

10am - 12pm (registration begins at 9am)

For more information, or to register now, click HERE

 

Sat, 04/25/2015 - 9:00am

2015 NAMI Georgia Annual Conference and Meeting

Saturday, April 25, 2015

9am - 5pm

at Mercer University

Administration and Convention Center 

2930 Flowers Rd.

Atlanta, GA 30341

Educational Programs, Networking Lunch, Sponsor and Artist Tables, NAMI Georgia Board of Directors, Election and Meeting.

More information and a registration link will be available as the event draws near

Sat, 04/18/2015 - 8:30am

AAS/AFSP/TAPS 27th Healing After Suicide Loss Conference - The AAS/AFSP/TAPS Healing Conference will take place all day on Saturday April 18th. Saturdays program will begin with a panel presentation entitled, "Getting Connected, Staying Connected: A Journey to Healing and Hope". The rest of the day includes sharing/educational sessions in the morning followed by a luncheon, with concurrent workshops with a closing ceremony in the afternoon

For more detailed information, to download the brochure, or to learn how to register now, click HERE

Tue, 04/14/2015 - 7:30am

The AAS Annual Conference begins on Tuesday April 14th with a special two day pre-conference workshop and continues on Wednesday April 15th with full and half day offerings. The conference continues with a combination of plenary and breakout sessions on Thursday, Friday and Saturday. If you register for the entire AAS conference, you can also participate in the Healing After Suicide Loss conference at no extra fee (excludes the Healing Conference Luncheon).

For more detailed information, to download the brochure, or to register now, click HERE

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 10:00am

Suicide Prevention and the VA presentation

SPCGeorgia Meeting at the Link Counseling Center

Sandy Springs, GA

Meetings take place every 2 months on the 3rd Friday of the month

For more information and To register now click HERE or contact info @ gspin . org (no spaces)

Thu, 03/26/2015 - 9:00am

Dublin Youth Rally

 

More info coming soon

Fri, 03/20/2015 - 10:30am

Georgia College Suicide Prevention Coalition Meeting

Every other year, Georgia's DBHDD, Suicide Prevention program hosts a Suicide Prevention on College & University Campus Conference. Out of that effort a great interest has grown to form a statewide collaboration of colleges driven by a passion to save lives on college campuses. 

The group is comprised of higher education professionals from various private and public institutions; and this partnership with the University System of GA (USG), Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities (DBHDD) and the non-profit suicide prevention organization, SPAN-Georgia. 

The first meeting is scheduled for:

March 20, 2015 - 10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. 

at Middle Georgia State College

100 College Station Drive

Macon, GA 31206

In attendance at the first meeting will be - Dr. Joyce Jones, Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs; Sally Vander Straeten ACSW, Suicide Prevention Coordinator - DBHDD; Michelle Zelaya, Georgia Garrett Lee Smith Youth Suicide Prevention Director; and Sheri McGuinness, President of SPAN-GA. 

REGISTER YOUR COLLEGE NOW!

All Georgia colleges are welcome to join. If you are interested in your college collaborating in this effort, contact Jacqueline Awe at ...

Fri, 02/20/2015 - 10:00am

SPCGeorgia Meeting at the Link Counseling Center

Sandy Springs, GA

For more information contact info @ gspin .org  (no spaces)

Meetings take place every 2 months on the 3rd Friday of the month

Sat, 02/07/2015 - 9:00am

Where There's a Will There's a Way 5k

5th Annual Fun Run for Hope

at Shakerag Park, River Trail Middle School, Johns Creek, GA

To download the poster for this event, click HERE

For more information or to register now, click HERE

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 8:00am

Suicide Prevention Day at the Capitol

Hosted by SPAN GA

Join SPAN GA on Thursday February 5th at 8am to share our stories with our state legislators about suicide prevention. Every voice matters. 

There is no cost to attend this event, but registration is required

For more information or to REGISTER NOW, click HERE!

 

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 7:00pm

Survivors of Suicide Annual Holiday Remembrance at the Link National Resource Center

Faciltated by NRC's Stuart Smith

Concluding with a candle lighting ceremony to remember and honor our loved ones. Please bring a picture of your loved one for the remembrance table.

For more information, visit the Link NRC's website HERE

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