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Kerry Suicide Prevention Training Courses

About Training:
The HSE Kerry, together with a host of community partners, offers FREE training to individuals and groups who are interested in learning skills that will contribute to reducing incidents of self-harm and suicide in our community.
To Access Support: If you are experiencing distress or worried about someone else in your life that you think needs support as they may be vulnerable, please note that the following supports are available to you:

Samaritans volunteers can be contacted on: Freephone 116 123 at anytime of the day or night and by Text 087 2 60 90 90 (standard text rates apply)
Email jo@samaritans.ie - you can also visit Samaritans volunteers in your local branch. For details visit www.samaritans.ie
You can also contact your own G.P. or South Doc which is an Out Of Hours GP service: please phone: 0818 355999 or go your nearest Emergency Dept.

Suicide Bereavement Support:
If you have been bereaved by suicide or are affected by someone who has taken their own life, support is available for you through a partnership between the HSE South and Pieta Services via a free-phone 24/7 helpline 1800 247247 or visit www.pieta.ie Pieta Services Kerry: Tel no: 066 7163660 or go to www.bereavement.ie

From 9 Feb 2023
 
March, 2023
22 Wed 2 days Two day ASIST Workshop (Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training) Killarney, Co. Kerry, venue to be decided.
31 Fri 10am IST Start - Suicide Prevention Skills Online 2023 (note the date cited is just for admin purposes only - you can request access to START Training before the date cited))
May
31 Wed 2 days Two day ASIST Workshop (Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training) Meadowlands Hotel, Tralee, Co. Kerry, venue to be decided.
September
20 Wed 2 days Two day ASIST Workshop (Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training) Dingle, Co. Kerry, venue to be decided.
November
22 Wed 2 days Two day ASIST Workshop (Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training) Caherciveen, Co. Kerry, venue to be decided.
Times shown in timezone: Dublin