Struggles That
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News, events, and stories of hope for anyone impacted by suicide.

Events

December Coalition Partners Meeting

“Intersection of Brain Injury and Behavioral Health, and the resources offered to brain injury survivors and families” Join us, as […]

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VitalCog: Suicide Prevention in the Workplace

VitalCog trains organizations to proactively address the early warning signs of suicide in the workplace. Just as organizations have realized […]

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First Responder QPR Instructor Course

Traditionally, the number of people that die by suicide has increased. Within the first responder community, the number of public […]

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Monthly Webinar Series: Telling the Story – Safely Sharing about Suicide Loss

Stories have the potential to change hearts and minds, mobilize supporters, and turn strangers into allies. That’s certainly the goal […]

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January Ohio Suicide Prevention Coalitions Partners Training Meeting

“Budgeting 101 – Tricks of the Trade for Suicide Prevention Coalitions” Suicide Prevention Coalitions often have little to no funds, […]

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First Responder QPR Instructor Course

Traditionally, the number of people that die by suicide has increased. Within the first responder community, the number of public […]

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Events

VitalCog: Suicide Prevention in the Workplace

VitalCog trains organizations to proactively address the early warning signs of suicide in the workplace. Just as organizations have realized […]

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Events

First Responder QPR Instructor Course

Traditionally, the number of people that die by suicide has increased. Within the first responder community, the number of public […]

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March Ohio Suicide Prevention Coalitions Partners Training Meeting

“Using a Strengths-Based Approach to Enhance Coalition Member Engagement & Increase Coalition Productivity” Utilizing CliftonStrengths as a framework, this session […]

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May Ohio Suicide Prevention Coalitions Partners Training Meeting

“Data: Something we need, but where do we get it?” Although data is a must in coalition work, it can […]

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News

Hilliard family sues Amazon for selling product that led to 16-year-old’s death by suicide

NBC4i https://www.nbc4i.com/news/local-news/hilliard-family-sues-amazon-for-selling-product-that-led-to-16-year-olds-death-by-suicide/ A Hilliard family is accusing Amazon of selling a product to their 16-year-old daughter that their attorneys say […]

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A journey from abuse & despair, to healing & inspiration

NBC4i https://www.nbc4i.com/daytime-columbus/a-journey-from-abuse-despair-to-healing-inspiration/ Coping with one extreme trauma is difficult enough. Dealing with a lifetime of physical, verbal, and sexual abuse […]

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Ohio artists’ works reflect on suicide, mental health as part of inaugural fundraiser

The Columbus Dispatch https://www.dispatch.com/story/news/local/2022/09/28/art-to-explore-suicide-mental-health-at-ohio-foundations-fundraiser/65474742007/

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How gun shops are trying to reduce suicide by firearm

NBC4i https://www.nbc4i.com/news/local-news/how-gun-shops-are-trying-to-reduce-suicide-by-firearm/ A first-of-its-kind statewide campaign is partnering with a unique sector to end suicide: gun owners in Ohio. About 10 […]

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Mental health or substance abuse crisis? Call 988

NBC4i https://www.nbc4i.com/news/local-news/mental-health-or-substance-abuse-crisis-call-988/ Ohio’s new 988 number for those experiencing mental health or addiction crises is up and running. Launched on Saturday, Ohioans dealing […]

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Don’t suffer in silence: Resources to prevent suicide

NBC4i https://www.nbc4i.com/news/local-news/dont-suffer-in-silence-resources-to-prevent-suicide/  Ohio mental health specialists are reminding everyone you are not alone. The Ohio Suicide Prevention Foundation says one […]

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From cops to counselors: How Ohio’s 988 crisis number will work

NBC4i https://www.nbc4i.com/news/local-news/columbus/from-cops-to-counselors-how-ohios-988-crisis-number-will-work/ 9-8-8 will soon become Ohio’s go-to number for mental health crises, all while attempting to divert care from […]

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Ohio organization shining light on LGBTQ+ suicide prevention

NBC4i https://www.nbc4i.com/news/local-news/columbus/ohio-organization-shining-light-on-lgbtq-suicide-prevention/ June is Pride Month and the local LGBTQ+ community is shining a light on a serious issue many […]

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Opinion: ‘I’m never going to be the same, am I?’ Book helps those who lost someone to suicide

The Columbus Dispatch https://www.dispatch.com/story/opinion/columns/guest/2022/01/18/what-resources-there-those-who-lost-loved-ones-suicide/9191003002/  

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Suicide prevention group teams up with Bengals to Kick the Stigma

NBC4i https://www.nbc4i.com/news/state-news/bengals-ohio-agency-team-up-to-kick-stigma-of-mental-health/ The Cincinnati Bengals and Ohio Suicide Prevention Foundation (OSPF) are partnering to promote a new campaign focused on mental health and suicide […]

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