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* Essex Safeguarding Children Board is planning to restart its face to face learning and development programme from September 2020. ESCB will adhere to Government guidance at the time of the courses which may mean that courses are postponed or delivered virtually at short notice. Please provide us with a mobile contact number when you book your place so that we can contact you if we need to. All the venues being used allow for social distancing and where applicable delegate numbers have been reduced to meet the requirements. *



Suicide Prevention Training 

This course will be delivered by Papyrus 



Target Audience: anyone working with children or adults


SP-EAK Suicide Prevention – Explore, Ask, Keep-Safe (3.5hrs)


The workshop aims to prepare participants to identify those with thoughts of suicide, respond effectively and connect them with support.


The key objectives are:


Cost to participants:



Essex Council for Voluntary Youth Service (ECVYS) members are able to attend at a reduced price


All other Voluntary/Charity Organisations


Health/Police/Probation services/Local government, schools and community interest companies


Private, independent and profit-making organisations