International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day is on Nov. 21, 2015. The day allows people affected by suicide loss to gather and comfort and gain understanding as they share stories of healing and hope.

In Northeast Ohio, the Mentor program will run from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

The  Mentor program will feature, Loree Vick, a survivor of suicide loss and Ann Bartlett, a licensed physical therapist and licensed physical therapist.

All gatherings will include a screening of the new Survivor Day documentary produced by the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, entitled Family Journeys: Healing and Hope after a Suicide.

Learn more at SurvivorDay.org​.

Schedule:

  • 8:30 a.m. Registration 9:00 Welcome and opening activities
  • 10:00 Presentations by Loree Vick and Ann Bartlett
  • 11:00 Small breakout groups
  • 11:45 Lunch – courtesy of Mario Fazio’s
  • 12:15 p.m. Wellness and art activities
  • 1:00 Screening of Family Journeys 2:00 Wrap-up discussion, closing activities
Register at survivorday.org/event/mentor-oh or contact Rae Grady at rgrady@lakeadamhs.org, 440-350-2196.​