Government Commitments: Suicide Prevention

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May 31, 2024

Government of Canada announces National Suicide Prevention Action Plan

From:  NationTalk: Public Health Agency of Canada – Every year, approximately 4,500 people die by suicide in Canada. This is the equivalent to approximately 12 deaths every day. The impacts of suicide extend far beyond the individual – each life lost sends ripples of pain through family, friends, and communities. This is a significant, national...

July 26, 2023

Statement on the release of the Senate Committee report on the Federal Framework for Suicide Prevention

NationTalk: The Senate Standing Committee on Social Affairs, Science and Technology released a report on June 8, 2023, of recommendations regarding the Federal Framework for Suicide Prevention and its evaluation, entitled Doing What Works. Read the Senate report  The Senate report calls on the Government of Canada to update the Framework and prioritize, among other...

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