Events

Safe Space Training

Safe Space Training


  • Safe Space Training
    January 17, 2019
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm

The Safe Space training has been designed by Grassroots as a suicide prevention and intervention model that focuses on the LGBTQ+ population and their increased risk for suicide. It is free for Howard County residents and those who work in the county. CEUs are available thanks to sponsorship by the Howard County Health Department. Through a Continue Reading

Youth Mental Health First Aid Training Session

Youth Mental Health First Aid Training Session


  • YMHFA
    February 8, 2019
    9:45 am - 5:45 pm

Youth Mental Health First Aid is designed to teach parents, family members, caregivers, teachers, school staff, peers, neighbors, health and human services workers, and other caring citizens how to help an adolescent (age 12-18) who is experiencing a mental health or addictions challenge or is in crisis. Youth Mental Health First Aid is primarily designed Continue Reading

SafeTALK – Suicide-Alert Helper Training

SafeTALK – Suicide-Alert Helper Training


  • SafeTALK Training
    March 7, 2019
    1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

SafeTALK is a half-day alertness training that prepares anyone 15 or older, regardless of prior experience or training, to become a suicide-alert helper. Most people with thoughts of suicide don’t truly want to die, but are struggling with the pain in their lives. Through their words and actions, they invite help to stay alive. safeTALK-trained Continue Reading