Kids Help Phone on helping youth cope with suicidal thoughts

On World Suicide Prevention Day, Kids Help Phone highlights how it can help youth dealing with suicidal thoughts. Source link [Prosperity] Top Canadian News

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Many youth suicide attempts involve over-the-counter painkillers: study – National

Young people who attempt suicide by poisoning often use antidepressants or over-the-counter medicines like acetaminophen, ibuprofen and aspirin, a U.S. study suggests. For the

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Edmontonians step up to support LGBTQ homeless youth

An agency that supports LGBTQ2S homeless youth is thanking Edmontonians for stepping up and funding its new space.   Just days after going public with

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Meet 5 Indigenous youth who are spreading hope in communities on World Suicide Prevention Day

Sept. 10 marks World Suicide Prevention Day. It’s an important day for Indigenous youth involved with We Matter, an Indigenous youth-led non-profit organization founded by

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RCMP-led Indigenous youth camp hopes to improve First Nation and Métis representation within the force

The RCMP doesn’t reflect all of the communities it serves — yet, according to Alberta-based officers. But Sgt. Kim Mueller is trying to change

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Champion birder, 14, developing app to get youth in a flutter about birdwatching, conservation

Coquitlam teen Adam Dhalla knows a lot about birds and where to birdwatch in North America and is using that knowledge to create an app

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New Brunswick youth advocate to examine mandatory vaccinations in the province – New Brunswick

Less than a week after a measles outbreak in Saint John was declared over, the New Brunswick child and youth advocate says he will

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Study links trauma from residential schools to overrepresentation of Indigenous youth in care

New research conducted at the University of British Columbia is shedding light on the relationship between residential schools and the modern day child welfare

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Let the snowballs come

Posted by Elizabeth Sallee Bauer on 2019-03-16 00:36:37 Tagged: , Feburary , active , boy , bright , child , childhood , cold ,

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Elementary school youth parade for Pride Week in Emerald Park

A Regina-area elementary school is proving it’s never too early to promote acceptance and inclusion. The students of Emerald Ridge Elementary School in Emerald

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