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FREE EVENT – Agenda for 21st June Suicide Prevention What Works – Mid Year Update
Tuesday, 13 June 2017
Suicide Prevention–What Works?
Contact half–day mid–year Conference
Stormont Hotel, Belfast, Wednesday 21st June 9.30am–12.30pm
Final Agenda for Contact Suicide Prevention: What Works?
Mid–Year Half–Day FREE EVENT
Given the recent publication of PHA plans for the future Lifeline service – a public debate opportunity will be available
9.30am – Welcome and Introduction Fergus Cumiskey Contact CEO
Suicide Prevention Future Search Common Ground – Political Influencing & Legislation
9.45am – The Role & Purpose of the Assembly All Party Group on Suicide Prevention Órlaithí Flynn MLA, APG Chair
Video message from Norman Lamb MP (Lib Dem) – Zero Suicide a Westminster perspective
10.00am – Campaign feedback on proposed Assembly Suicide Prevention Bill:
Setting minimum standards of corporate duties of Candour, Competence and Cooperation
10.30am – Group Discussion Q&A
10.45am – Public Debate on PHA plans for the future of the regional Lifeline Service
Service User Perspectives – GP – Psychiatry – Lifeline Workforce perspectives
11.45am Short Break
12.00pm – Advance Notification: Themes for Contact Suicide Prevention: What Works? November 16th
– A greater role for the NI Coroner in Suicide Prevention?
– Routine Child & Vulnerable Adult Safeguarding to include self–harm & suicide as preventable harm
– Call for a Hillsborough style Expert Panel Review Lifeline SAIs
12.30pm Closing Remarks