Published September 1, 2022
Make a difference by attending events during Suicide Prevention Week (SPW), from September 4-10.
Please join us in the Student Union Lobby on Wednesday, September 7 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. for a free event with self-care, support connection and community care. Some examples of resources and activities:
Now you can learn how to recognize the early warning signs of suicide, and get professional help for people who need it. QPR is an easy-to-learn process that helps you:
For Suicide Prevention Week, there will be a virtual session on Thursday, September 8 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Use the link below to register in advance.
Join or donate to the UB Walkin' Team on Saturday, September 17 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Learn the warning signs of suicide, how to help someone who is thinking about suicide, and who to talk to if you or someone you know is considering suicide.
Suicide claims more lives than war, murder, and natural disasters combined. Suicide is the 2nd leading cause of death among college students. The best way to prevent suicide is through early detection, diagnosis, and treatment of depression and other mental health conditions.