Isle Of Wight Suicide Prevention Strategy WORKSHOP
Wednesday, 26 June 2013 from 13:00 to 16:30
The IoW Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) has commissioned the development of a suicide prevention strategy. We want to engage the views of stakeholders, organisations and individuals with experience in this area to identify:
- What is working well on the Island
- What particular issues residents of the IoW face
- What actions need to be taken to reduce suicide rates and better support individuals and communities bereaved or affected by suicide.
We will be holding a workshop to enable those interested to contribute to the development of the straetgy. To register please click the green register button above.
Who Should Attend:
This event is aimed at organisations and services that work with people who may be feeling vulnerable or feeling distress, despair or suicidal thoughts and to individuals who have been affected by suicide.
Date & Venue:
Wednesday 26th June 13.00 - 16.30
Venue: The Lakeside, High Street, Wootton Bridge, Ryde, Isle of Wight, PO33 4LJ
Registration and Coffee will be from 13.00 - 13.30
Registration is free. To register your place please click the green register button above or contact the team by email: firstname.lastname@example.org or call Helen Figgins on 01983 822099 ext 5660
Their is an opportunity to contribute to the development of the strategy by completing a questionnaire. For a copy of the questionnaire please contact email@example.com
To read the National Strategy: 'Preventing Suicide in England' please follow the link: https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/156153/Preventing-Suicide-in-England-A-cross-government-outcomes-strategy-to-save-lives.pdf.pdf
When & Where
Isle of Wight Clinical Commissioning Group
The Isle of Wight clinical commissioning group is made up of all 17 GP practices on the Island including GP’s, practice nurses and other healthcare professionals. In ensuring the commissioning of healthcare services to the Island we work alongside health care professionals from secondary care, public health and the local authority.
The IWCCG was authorised by the NHS Commissioning Board in January 2013 to become a standalone statutory organisation as of the 1st April 2013. The IWCCG is working towards delivering its vision of commissioning high quality, sustainable and integrated services for the Isle of Wight.