The CAST Program is CASTing a Net on suicide throughout Nova Scotia communities. The CAN campaign spans the time between World Suicide Prevention Day (September 10th, 2016), Mental Illness Awareness Week (October 3rd – 9th, 2016), World Mental Health Day (October 10th, 2016) and International Survivors of Suicide Day (November 19th, 2016).
The CAN campaign aims to:
- Raise mental health and suicide prevention awareness in communities across Nova Scotia
- Provide diverse mental health/suicide prevention & intervention training/education opportunities to individuals/groups/organizations
- Build the capacity of individuals to create more suicide-safer communities
Together we CAN prevent suicide in Nova Scotia!