Quarterly Conference Call (QCC)
Suicide Among Veterans: Facts, Prevention, and How You Can Help
Tuesday, December 3, 2013
1:00 p.m. - 2:15 p.m. (Eastern Time)
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Center for Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships (CFBNP) invites you and members of your organization to participate in our first QCC for fiscal year 2014. This QCC is open to the public and includes a discussion of the following:
--- Facts about suicide
--- Myths/realities about suicide
--- Operation S.A.V.E. (How to identify and talk to a Veteran at risk of suicide).
--- Available resources
--- Information on the scope of suicide within the U.S. and the Veteran population
--- How to identify a Veteran that may be at risk for suicide
--- What to do when you identify a Veteran at risk
Our guest speaker will be Dr. Patricia Toles, Suicide Prevention Coordinator at the Washington, DC Veterans Affairs Medical Center.
Send an email to VAPartnerships@va.gov with your name, organizational name, email address, phone number and mailing address. The call in number is 1-800-767-1750, access code 33419.
Veterans Crisis Line:
1-800-273-8255 (Press 1)
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs | 810 Vermont Avenue, NW Washington DC 20420
Last updated November 19, 2013.