Bay Pines VA Healthcare System
Bay Pines VA Healthcare System to Host Suicide Prevention Resource Fair – Jan. 25
January 18, 2019
Bay Pines, Fla. – The Bay Pines VA Healthcare System will host a Suicide Prevention Resource Fair on Friday, January 25, 2019. The activity will take place from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. in the J.C. Cobb Room located in building 100 at the C.W. Bill Young VA Medical Center.
Fair activities will feature presentations from the Crisis Center of Tampa Bay and the Florida Department of Veterans Affairs. Resources available at each table will include #BeThere campaign materials, gun safety information and gun locks, Veterans Crisis Line (VCL) materials (brochures, wallet cards, risk assessment flyers, key chains, pill boxes), and other items. The event is open to the public.
If you are a Veteran in crisis — or you’re concerned about one — free, confidential support is available 24/7. Call the Veterans Crisis Line at 1-800-273-8255 and Press 1, send a text message to 838255, or chat online.
To learn more about the Bay Pines VA Healthcare System and mental health services available to Veterans, please visit www.baypines.va.gov/BAYPINES/services/Mental_Health_Services.asp.