EVENTS: Suicide Prevention Month at UH Hilo, Sept

The series of events for Suicide Prevention Month will take place Sept.12-27 on the UH Hilo campus—schedule below.

Poster for Augie T event with information that can be found in the text of this post.

September is National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month and the University of Hawai‘i at Hilo Suicide Prevention Committee and Na Kia‘i O Ke Ola Guardians of Life Suicide Prevention Program will be holding a series of events in collaboration with a variety of campus partners.

Logo of the Guardians of Life, taro in yellow and purpleSuicide Prevention Sign-Making.
Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017.
10:00 a.m – 2:00 p.m.
Library Lanai.

Community Awareness Sign-Waving.
Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017.
4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Corner of Kawili Avenue & Kapi‘olani Street.

No Shame, No Blame Fair.
Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2017.
10:00 .a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Campus Center Plaza.

QPR Suicide Prevention Gatekeeper Training.
Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017.
2:00 p.m. -3:30 p.m.
SSC W-201.

Conflict Resolution with Ka Lama Ku.
Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017.
1:00 p.m. -2:00 p.m.
Campus Center 306.

Relaxation Station @ Fitness Day Fair.
Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017.
12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Student Life Center.

Mindfulness and Heartmath Workshop.
Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017.
2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Student Life Center.

Thriving Through Difficult Times with  Keynote Speaker Augie T.
Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017.
5:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Campus Center 301 and Cafeteria.

  • Workshop: How to Help a Friend.
  • Student Panel: Resilience.

Sucide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273-TALK (8255)


Information about Suicide Prevention at UH Hilo can be found at the suicide prevention page on the UH Hilo Counseling Services website.

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273-8255.
Crisis Line of Hawai‘i 1-800-753-6879.
Text “Aloha” to 741-741.
UH Hilo Counseling Services 808-932-7465.