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Community Invited to Public Forum on Suicide Prevention

EVENT: Public Forum to Discuss Suicide Prevention
WHEN: Wednesday, April 28, 2010, 6:00-8:00 p.m.
LOCATION: Santa Clara Valley Specialty Center, Basement – Room #: BQ160
Valley Medical Center Campus
751 S. Bascom Avenue, San Jose
DISCUSSION/
PROGRAM:

The Santa Clara County Suicide Prevention Advisory Committee (SPAC) is seeking community input and comments about suicide prevention, including who is at risk of committing suicide, why people commit suicide, how to prevent suicide and where services are available.

The public forum is part of the County’s efforts to develop a Santa Clara County Suicide Prevention Plan to reduce the number of deaths from suicide and increase awareness about why people consider suicide.

INFORMATION: For more information, email Elena.tindall@hhs.sccgov.org or call 408.793.5843.
PARKING: Free parking in parking garage at corner of Moorpark Avenue and Turner Drive, near event location.


Media Contact: Gwendolyn Mitchell/Laurel Anderson, Office of Public Affairs, (408) 299-5119
Posted: April 9, 2010