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Training for youth coaches, youth leaders and mentors

Training on recognizing signs of at-risk youth is available for coaches, mentors, and youth leaders.  This training is known as Question, Persuade, and Refer or QPR.  In Wellesley, a number of individuals have been trained in QPR, and are available to train constituents in the community.  To learn more or to schedule a training, contact Mary Suresh, Wellesley Health Department Director at (781) 235-0135 or msuresh@wellesleyma.gov

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Hurting yourself is NEVER the answer. There is help available…talk to someone now

For immediate help call
9-1-1

Riverside Emergency Services
781-769-8674

Newton Wellesley Hospital
617-243-6000

Samariteen Hotline
1-800-252-TEEN (8336)

Samaritan Helpline
1-877-870-HOPE (4673)

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
1-800-273-TALK (8255)