The mission of Newton Cares is to raise awareness and identify strategies to assist in creating a
13 Reasons Why Newton Cares
Thank you to everyone who was able to attend our community meeting regarding the trending Netflix series 13 Reasons Why. We saw some great conversations about how to engage people of all ages in safe, positive discussions about suicide prevention & mental health.
If you were unable to attend, check out resources from the meeting:
|Online Anonymous & Confidential Mental Health Screening|
|To take an anonymous and confidential online mental health screening, please click here. After answering a few questions, the user will receive feedback, educational materials, and treatment resources if necessary.
|QPR Suicide Prevention Training
Learn how to respond to someone in distress
Question, Persuade, Refer
citizens how to recognize a mental health emergency and
how to get a person at risk the help they need.
Thursday, June 1st, 6:30-8:30pm
Newton City Hall Rm. 209
1000 Commonwealth Ave.
Registration required. To register, click here
For an event flyer, click here
If you have a Newton group interested in training please email
firstname.lastname@example.org and include the following information:
|Get Help Now|
Hurting yourself is NEVER the right answer. There are people who can help.
|Click Here for online resources from Riverside Trauma Center
Click Here for recommendations for the Media
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
|Youth and Parents|
AWARE- Newton South's student-led mental health coalition
For information about upcoming parent and teen programs visit: