Take an Action Step for Suicide Prevention

Volunteers Needed for Contact of Mercer County's Hotline Training Class

Contact of Mercer County urges you to sign up for their Spring Training course and become a HOTLINE Volunteer.  Learn to be a better listerner and help to save lives.

Help others while helping yourself…   Volunteering can help you:

  • Become a better listener to family and friends
  • Increase your self-confidence
  • Learn how to be a compassionate listener
  • Become a part of a community
  • Bring a sense of purpose to your life

Classes will be held on Tuesdays from February 12th - April 23rd. (No class on March 19th.)  Choice of 9:30 am - 12:30 pm OR 7 - 10 pm.  The sessions include Mental Health First Aid Training Book and Certification.  The first six session are for leanring listenig skills and hold no obligation to volunteer.  Additional sessions 6 - 10 are for prospective HOTLINE Volunteers at no extra cost.  Register for the training class today!

To Register

Call (609) 737-2000 or go to www.contactofmercer.org.  A donation of $35 is requested for the course.

Learn how you can make a difference and perhaps save the life a suicidal person!  

Talking Helps

Call CONTACT at (609) 896-2120 or (609) 585-2244
24/7 National Suicide Prevention Hotline: 1-(800) 273-8255 (TALK)
Lifeline Crisis Chat:  www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org/chat  or www.crisischat.org