Youth Suicide Prevention: What families need to know
September 22, 2021, 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
In recognition of National Suicide Prevention Month, MHANYS welcomes three guest panelists in a discussion about youth suicide prevention. Intended primarily for families and caregivers of under-served communities, we will share resources, strategies and information to help identify and support youth who may be at risk for suicide. Joining MHANYS staff are Garra Lloyd – Lester (Coordinator, Community and Coalition Initiatives, Suicide Prevention Center of New York), Amy Totino (Assistant Principal: Maple Ave Middle School, Saratoga Springs SD) and Nichele Darby (SPCNY taskforce focusing on developing recommendations for prevention black youth suicide).