Orlando VA Medical Center At Lake Nona

Orlando VA Medical Center to Host Suicide Prevention Awareness Table Event

Office of Public Affairs | January 22, 2019

Orlando, FL – The Orlando VA Medical Center (OVAMC) will host a Suicide Prevention Awareness Table Event on Friday, Jan. 25, 2019from 11 a.m.- 1 p.m. in the Main Lobby, First floor.

Activities will feature Janet Gates, Suicide Prevention Coordinator, resources for Veterans and loved ones, Veterans Crisis Line (VCL) materials and much more.

The event is open to the public.

You don’t need to have special training to support Veterans in your life. Even seemingly small actions can have a huge impact: Preventing suicide begins with just the willingness to Be There.

Help is always available. Dial the Veterans Crisis Line, 1-800-273-8255 press 1.

To learn more about the OVAMC Healthcare System and mental health services available to Veterans, please visit https://www.orlando.va.gov/services/mentalhealth.asp.

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