THIS WEEK! Suicide Prevention Week 9/22-9/27

Suicide Prevention Week, hosted by UMatter

Monday, September 22nd - Saturday, September 27th



BEFORE I DIE WALL: ALL WEEK in the Student Services Center Plaza


A giant chalkboard where people can publicly write down what they want to do before they die. Come share your aspirations and dreams on our wall!


Tuesday, Sept. 23rd:


  • UMatter Cafe 3:30 PM in Selvester’s Café

A safe place for the discussion of the "taboo" topics of suicide, mental health, and mental illness. Participants are encouraged to express themselves in regards to these topics through reflection, art, poetry, & song.

  • QPR Suicide Prevention Training - 6 PM in the UHUB (upstairs classroom)


Wednesday, Sept. 24th:

  • Movies for Mental Health- 6:30 PM in the UHUB (downstairs)

A viewing of 3 short films followed by small group and large group discussions. The event will wrap up with a question and answer panel of mental health professionals. FREE DINNER INCLUDED.


Saturday, Sept. 27th:

  • Out of the Darkness Walk- 9 AM-Chico Downtown Plaza

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