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The first blue ribbons of the campaign were pinned to jackets and lapels at the Metis Nation Saskatchewan (MN S) offices in Saskatoon Monday morning.
we have put together as part of the tool kit is emergency cards," she said explaining that there will be emergency numbers for each specific community.
"Kids connect to something. Sometimes kids connect to a basketball team or a volleyball team but some of our kids aren't connecting to anything. So, if we can connect them back to their culture back to their foundations then that's going to help them further along in what they are doing," she explained.
MN S have also created a full tool kit and manual that are specified for each community.
She said that adding culture to training is very important because Metis youth don't always feel a connection within society.
"There needs to be a focus placed on the unique perspectives of Metis youth rural, northern, and urban," Doucette said.
Beyond pinning ribbons, the campaign Adidas Primeknit 2.0 Pro Direct also looks to training service providers who are often the first to notice signs of or intervene in suicide.
"Youth suicide in Metis communities is a reality. In particular northern Metis communities where there are high rates of Metis youth suicide," said MN S President Robert Doucette.
"The Blue Ribbon campaign has been developed as a culturally appropriate vehicle for delivering suicide prevention and awareness training for Saskatchewan's Metis youth," he said.
"Another goal is to raise awareness by pinning as many people as possible with a ribbon. Metis youth are the future of our nation and if we don't tackle this very tragic issue it will be another lost generation."
They are the first part of the Blue Ribbon Campaign to bring hope to the Metis youth of the province.
"Tomorrow we will have our first opportunity to train the trainers. We have invited people from different regions of the health field, social services, and high schools in Saskatoon to come with us and join us," said Sandra Youngchief, MN S Interim Director of Health.
Suicide rates have been identified as one of the top priorities in the Metis Health and Well Being Strategy. Doucette said that up until now there has been a lack of appropriate programs and services directed to the youth Adidas Neo Man
to build a cultural component to help them reconnect with culture, with who they are as a Metis individual."
"My hope is that we can train as many people as we can and to send the message that there is hope, because there is hope we just have to let our kids know that.".
Blue Ribbon Campaign launched to help prevent Metis youth suicide
"At one time during my term there was a three year period with 40 youth suicides in northern communities alone. It is a national tragedy as far as I'm concerned."
in respect to suicide.
"We have numbers in Saskatoon but in the rural areas there isn't as many opportunities for them to call. So, what Adidas Cloudfoam Race Neo
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