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Emergency Services Foundation: Families Guide

Developed by the Emergency Services Foundation, Victoria, Australia, this Guide is intended to help families of emergency service workers – especially families of volunteers.

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2023 Conference – Day 1 – Family Panel

Family Support: A Panel Discussion Members of the BC First Responders’ Mental Health Committee share their experiences on navigating family life while also working as a first responder. This …

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Family Support

Resources and support that are available to the families of first responders who may be struggling with their mental health. Camp Maple Leaf Camp Maple Leaf offers a one …

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Supporting Mental Health in First Responders: A Guide for Families

A guide for families to support mental health in first responders.

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Preventing Suicide

How to reduce the risk of suicide, including looking for warning signs.

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Supporting a friend or family member with a mental illness

A resource for families and friends of people in the recovery process from a mental illness.

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A practical guide for survivors of suicide

A guide that focuses on the practical matters that survivors need to deal with after a suicide. Includes BC resources.

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Family self-care and recovery

A resource for families of people dealing with a mental illness. The focus is on helping families to be informed caregivers, particularly around the necessity to care for themselves …

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A toolkit for families

A resource for families supporting children, youth, and adults with a mental or substance use disorder. 5 modules address what disorders are, how to support recovery, skills, and how …

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CISM Signs and Symptoms

Your loved one has been involved in an emotion-charged event, often known as a critical incident. They may be experiencing normal stress responses to such an event (critical incident …

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