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Register now for suicide prevention training in Scio

“Question. Persuade. Refer.” are three steps anyone can learn to help prevent suicide. Make a positive difference in the life of someone you know. 

A suicide prevention training for adults will be held May 25 at Centennial Elementary’s library, 38875 NW First Ave., Scio. The training runs from 6 to 7:30 p.m.

Participants will learn:

• Myths and facts about suicide

• Suicide clues and warning signs

• How to ask someone if they are thinking about suicide

• How to persuade someone to stay alive

• How to refer someone for additional support 

Registration is required and space is limited.  To register or for more information, email [email protected].

The training is provided by Linn Together. Linn Together provides substance use education, resources and support to the community that promote the physical and emotional well-being of youth and their families.

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