Suicide Prevention And The Church


How can churches respond to the tragedy of suicide?

Can we be more effective in suicide prevention?

VOX magazine is hosting a series of one-day conferences around Ireland to inform and equip churches and Christians (of all denominations and backgrounds) as they seek to respond to suicide and engage in suicide prevention.

Join us to explore these vital issues with top speakers from the area of mental health and suicide prevention.

Saturday 30 January
10am – 4pm
Apostolic Church, 67a Pearse Street, Dublin 2

Saturday 6 February

10am – 3pm
Grace Christian Church, 53 MacCurtain Street, Cork

Saturday 20 February
10am – 4pm
Calry Church, Sligo

Cost? €20 per person (including lunch), €10 for students and concessions

Who is it for?
These events are designed for church leaders and individual Christians who are concerned about suicide or have been affected by suicide and want to know how Christians can respond.

A range of subjects will be offered depending on the venue and demand. Subjects may include:

  • Supporting those bereaved by suicide
  • Understanding self harm
  • Equipped to care – listening skills
  • Working together with your community
  • Supporting a family member with chronic mental illness

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