HEALTH / WELL-BEING

Joint Suicide Prevention Strategy Canadian Armed Forces and Veterans Affairs Canada

Article

This joint Strategy, between the Canadian Armed Forces and Veterans Affairs Canada, details the actions being taken in an effort to develop the focus on suicide prevention. This Strategy establishes an ongoing commitment to suicide prevention to ensure that military personnel navigate the transition into post-military life, and are able to take advantage of the services and resources available to them. This Strategy pays attention to the mental health needs of members of the military at times of career transition, which is of particular importance.