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May 15, 2018 – CSC Staff The 2018 winner of the Wilfred Laurier University Public Sector Leadership Award in Advanced Technology is Roberta J. Fox – An Outstanding Leader in Innovation and Public-Sector Transformation for her work in leading the technology solution development for the newly launched Canadian Suicide Prevention Service (CSPS) national suicide prevention…

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Tech Expert Builds Multi-Media Suicide Prevention Service Adapted from an article by Nancy Abra,(Nancy.ellen.abra@gmail.com), Originally published in THE DORCHESTER SIGNPOST, January 3, 2018 Suicide affects people of all ages and backgrounds. Each day, approximately 11 people in Canada die by suicide, which totals more than 4,000 people per year. This means that suicide remains one…

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Award Winning Suicide Prevention Advocate Sees Dawn Of National Virtual Multi-Media Suicide Prevention Centre At noon on November 28th, Crisis Services Canada (CSC) launched the Canada Suicide Prevention Service (CSPS), the first national suicide prevention service in Canada. This service will enable individuals to communicate via voice, text and chat in order to get suicide…

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