Suicide Awareness Day is Jan. 25


UBC’s Suicide Awareness Day is on January 25, 2017. There are many ways to help out and show your support.

How to show your support

Learn more about suicide and prevention by attending an event, or by speaking with our friendly booth or street team volunteers.

UBC Vancouver

QPR Suicide Awareness Training for staff and faculty who work with Aboriginal students
Wednesday, Jan. 25
First Nations Longhouse
Morning or afternoon
Intended for advisors, faculty, and staff who work with Aboriginal students. The session will be in the morning or afternoon. To register, contact Jessica La Rochelle at

QPR Suicide Awareness Training for students
Tuesday, Jan. 31
6:00-8:00 pm
Register here. Location will be emailed to registrants the week prior to training.

QPR Suicide Awareness Training for faculty and staff
Tuesday, Jan. 24
Room 9299, Diamond Health Care Centre (2775 Laurel St., Vancouver)
Register here

Wednesday, Jan. 25
Room 103, Chemical & Biological Engineering Building (2360 East Mall)
Register here

UBC Okanagan

Suicide Awareness Presentation
Wednesday, Jan. 25
6:00-8:00 pm
Room EME 1202
This event will be for staff, faculty, and students, as well as anyone in the community who wishes to attend. Register at

Download Suicide Awareness tweets and newsletter content

Download Suicide Awareness posters (Vancouver Campus)

Print and display posters in your department or workspace.


Download Suicide Awareness posters (Okanagan Campus)

Print and display posters in your department or workspace.

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Download Powerpoint Slide for the Classroom (Vancouver Campus)

Download the slide to present it before, during, or after class.


Learn more about how to prevent suicide
Whether you need help for yourself or you’re concerned about someone else, reach out and help prevent suicide.