HEALTH / WELL-BEING

Proceedings of a Round Table Held to Engage a Whole-of-Community Approach for Suicide Prevention in Serving Military Members, Veterans, and Public Safety Personnel (Canada)

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Suicide touches many in the military, Veteran and public safety personnel communities. One of the challenges in suicide prevention is developing whole-of-community engagement in suicide prevention, meaning finding opportunities for all elements of the public and private sectors, communities and families to participate. The Canadian Institute for Military and Veteran Health Research hosted a by-invitation round table in Ottawa on May 23, 2018 to advance whole-of-community participation in suicide prevention for these three populations.

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Meehan. M., Pedlar, D., Belanger, S., Heber, A. and Thompson, J., 2018. Proceedings of a Round Table Held to Engage a Whole-of-Community Approach for Suicide Prevention in Serving Military Members, Veterans, and Public Safety Personnel. CIMVHR. Available at:<https://cimvhr-cloud.ca/reports/suicidePrevention-report-2018.pdf>.