2019 Community Health Classroom

Thursday, Oct 10, 2019

12:00pm – 1:30pm

The Facts:

•On average, one person dies by suicide every 6 hours in North Carolina.
•Suicide is now the state’s second-leading cause of death for children 10 to 17 years, only behind motor vehicle accidents.
•Suicide is preventable.

Mental Health, Help & Hope

Vital Insights: Understanding Depression & Suicide

Key Objectives: The Classroom keynote and expert panelists will discuss mental illness, depression and suicide.

•Sharing accurate and biophysiological information
•Learning how to recognize the warning signs and start a conversation
•Taking action
  • Increase awareness of resources available and know how to access help
  • Intentionally combat stigma around mental illness
  • Support efforts around improving access to mental healthcare services

Event Location

Myers Park Presbyterian Church
2501 Oxford Place
Charlotte, NC28207

Event Fees

Alliance Member
$ 50.00
$ 60.00

Please note:  after hitting the register button above and then confirming your reservation, you will receive an e-mail confirmation.  If you do not receive an e-mail confirmation, you are not registered.    Please try again, ensuring that you have filled out all information required.  If you still have problems, please contact Healthy Charlotte Alliance at contact@healthycharlottealliance.org.  Thank you.  We are looking forward to seeing you at the event!