Calendar of Events


Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST)
February 11-12, 2021 8AM-4:30PM
Bavarian Inn Restaurant
713 S. Main St.
Frankenmuth, MI 48734
-Participant fee is $50/person
-Register online at
-Questions directed to 989-781-5260 or

Mental Health Awareness Night
May 29, 2020, 7-9pm
Franklin Inn
1070 E Huron Ave
Bad Axe, MI 48413

Mental Health First Aid-Fire & EMS
July 13-14, 2020, 9am-2pm
Huron Behavioral Health
1375 R. Dale Wertz Dr
Bad Axe, MI 48413
Register online at or call Kris at 989-214-0089
$75 registration includes materials and lunch both days

9th Annual Suicide Prevention Walk for Awareness
September 12, 2020, 9am-11am
3336 Loosemore Rd.
Port Austin, MI 48467
Email Ruth at


RESTORING HOPE Suicide Loss Grief Support Group

Second Wednesday and Fourth Tuesday of each month 7pm - 9 pm

Madison Heights, MI


Mental Health First Aid

Offered the 2nd Tuesday of every month, 8-5pm, at Lapeer County Community Mental Health 1570 Suncrest Dr. Lapeer, MI 48446

Please register online at


Community Mental Health of Clinton, Eaton, Ingham is offering both adult and youth Question, Persuade, Refer trainings on a weekly basis, as well as Mental Health First Aid.

More information and registration can be found at:

Virtual Walk for Hope...Suicide and Depression Awareness 5k Walk/Run
August 7-9, 2020
At your pace in your place

This event is hosted by the Barb Smith Suicide Resource & Response Network.
Registration is free. All funds donated remain in the Great Lakes Bay Region for suicide prevention and aftercare.
Due to COVID-19 restrictions and in the interest of protecting our participants the event will be a VIRTUAL WALK for 2020 only. 

Suicide Loss Survivors:

Meeting virtually the first Tuesday of each month.  People can reach out to Emily Sullivan:

Barb Smith facilitates a group as well out of the Midland area.  Call  Barb for more information at 989-781-5260


Suicide Attempt Survivors:

Meeting virtually the second Wednesday of each month. Attendees should reach out to Scott Teichmer for the meeting link and for more info.  Email: