Tag Archive: #suicide

LOSS Quilt on Display

Posted on May 17, 2022
Our Lady of the Wayside’s Mental Health Ministry will be displaying a quilt from the LOSS Program in the Gathering Place foyer.  LOSS, the Loving Outreach to Survivors of Suicide, provides a warm, nurturing network of other survivors, educates members [read more...]

5 Warning Signs of Suicide

Posted on May 9, 2022
If you, or someone you care about, shows some of these signs, don’t dismiss it. Seek help.   **For a list of excellent resources, visit Our Lady of the Wayside’s Meeting Mental Health with Grace resources page: CLICK HERE.

Death With Dignity

Posted on October 21, 2021
Meet Lizz Lovett who bravely faced terminal cancer, knowing her story would end in the loving arms of Our Father. Source: Ascension Press October is Respect Life month. We pray for the dignity of all who suffer from terminal or debilitating [read more...]

Help Prevent Suicide: 5 STEPS

Posted on September 24, 2021
You can help prevent suicide.  Take action with these 5 STEPS… During the month of September, we remember and pray for those who are struggling with feelings of depression, isolation, emptiness, and/or hopelessness, and who may be contemplating suicide. We [read more...]

Help Prevent Suicide: HELP THEM CONNECT

Posted on September 23, 2021
You can help prevent suicide.  Be the one to HELP THEM CONNECT. During the month of September, we remember and pray for those who are struggling with feelings of depression, isolation, emptiness, and/or hopelessness, and who may be contemplating suicide. [read more...]

Fr. Mike Talks About Suicide

Posted on September 22, 2021
Fr. Mike Schmitz explains why hope is the best remedy for suicidal thoughts. If you know someone struggling with such thoughts, don’t hesitate to reach out to them with reasons to have hope. If someone you know or love has [read more...]

Help Prevent Suicide: KEEP THEM SAFE

Posted on September 22, 2021
You can help prevent suicide.  Be the one to KEEP THEM SAFE. During the month of September, we remember and pray for those who are struggling with feelings of depression, isolation, emptiness, and/or hopelessness, and who may be contemplating suicide. [read more...]

Help Prevent Suicide: FOLLOW UP

Posted on September 21, 2021
You can help prevent suicide.  Be the one to FOLLOW UP. During the month of September, we remember and pray for those who are struggling with feelings of depression, isolation, emptiness, and/or hopelessness, and who may be contemplating suicide. We [read more...]

Out of Darkness Walk to Help Prevent Suicide

Posted on September 20, 2021
Promote Mental Health Awareness. Help Stop Suicide. Honor Loved Ones Lost to Suicide. Participate in the 2021 Out of the Darkness Chicagoland Walk on Saturday, October 2nd at Montrose Harbor, Chicago, IL Register, volunteer, or donate today! Scan the QR code [read more...]