A winning record so far
Our first goal was to raise awareness in our community. We will never stop doing that, and what’s more, our definition of community has expanded. In the last three years, we have:
Additionally, we have interviewed prominent Albertans about their experiences, partnered with Village Brewery, Concorde Restaurant Group, Spolumbos, and learned that neither our provincial nor federal governments have suicide prevention strategies; that places with good ones reduce suicide rates dramatically; and that there are programs being created right now.
We also learned that Quebec lowered its rate from 26.5 to 14.6 people per 100,000 in ten years after implementing a program.