VA Suicide Prevention Training

The Bergen County Rise Coalition and the US Department of Veterans Affairs will hold a VA SAVE training session at the Rochelle Park American Legion Post 170 on Thursday, December 16, 11am.  This training is for Bergen County VFW/American Legion service providers only.

Learn how to act with care and compassion if you encounter a veteran who is in crisis or experiencing suicidal thoughts.  The acronym SAVE helps you reember the important steps involved in suicide prevention:

S - Signs of suicidal thinking should be recognized

A - Ask the most important question - Are you thinking of killing yourself?

V - Validate the veteran's experience

E - Encourage treatment and Expedite getting help

RSVP to Martha at [email protected]


December 16, 2021 at 11:00am - 2pm
Rochelle Park American Legion Post 170
33 W Passaic St
Rochelle Park, NJ 07662
United States
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