Key people and organizations in Ottawa are working together to develop suicide prevention strategies that are evidence-informed and that increase effectiveness of services for young adults and their families.
The Suicide Prevention Network comes together to enhance existing programs and services, and build new ones, with the aim of reducing suicide, and minimizing the harmful consequences of suicidal behavior in Ottawa.
For 24/7 bilingual, crisis support, call the Child Youth and Family Crisis Line at 613-260-2360, or 1-877-377-7775 (outside Ottawa) or call the Crisis Line at 1-866-996-0991.
Do you know someone who is struggling with thoughts of suicide? In this package you’ll find a template for a safety plan, contact information for local crisis lines, and tips to help you identify and respond. Click on the ‘Know What to Do’ icon to get more information.