Glacial Lakes SAFE
Glacial Lakes SAFE (Suicide Awareness For Everyone)
Glacial Lakes SAFE provides Suicide Awareness for Everyone in the Watertown, SD area. This local committee also aims to increase prevention efforts.
The committee hosts an annual Suicide Awareness Walk and Remembrance Ceremony on the first Wednesday in September.
Funds generated from the awareness are used to provide resources and training to all individuals interested in the Watertown area.
Suicide Awareness Tshirts/Yard Signs
In honor of Suicide Awareness Month, we have a few opportunities to promote community awareness for suicide.
There are adult medium & large T-shirts available from the "Live in the Path of Hope" Walk and Remembrance Ceremony. Shirts can be purchased for $20.
"HOPE" yard signs can be purchased for a recommended donation of $10.
Tree of Memories - share the name of a loved one lost to suicide and their name will be written on a dragonfly ornament and placed on our tree of memories. Please fill out the attached form below to request a sign and we will be in contact with you about payment/acquiring resources.
Suicide Awareness Walk and Remembrance Ceremony
Join us at our annual Suicide Prevention Awareness 5K Walk/Run and Remembrance Ceremony on Wednesday, September 1, 2021
This year's events will be held at the BH Ernie Edwards Watertown Readiness Center (National Guard building) located at 1951 N Hwy 20
We host this annual event to remember loved ones and spread awareness.
5K Walk/Run sign up will begin at 5:30pm with start time at 6:00pm.
Remembrance Ceremony will follow the 5K, starting around 7:30pm.
You will also find event details on: www.facebook.com/GlacialLakesSAFE or scan the QR code:
Suicide Awareness Resources
Materials on this list are available for those interested in helping themselves, the youth in their life, or a friend.