Ottawa beefing up suicide prevention services, but

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While the ongoing stress of the pandemic has taken a toll on the mental health of some Canadians, advocates working on a nationalUS presidential inaugurations: A photographic retrospective - Today News Post, three-digitChief Public Health Officer Theresa Tam looks at a giant screen showing data during a technical briefing o, suicide prevention hotline say it could still take a year or two to launchFor example.

One expert involved in the project described the process of setting up the new service as “a long road.”

“We’ve been given the indication that it will take a long time; in the range of a year to two years,” said Dr. Allison CrawfordThe National Health Commission announced Sunday., the Chief Medical Officer for the Canada Suicide Prevention Service, which currently offers supports to Canadians in crisisThis pandemic takes no breaks and so a health minister can.

That’s faster than in the United States, where the process of setting up a national 9-8-8 number has been?pegged at four years. Despite the political will to get the job done, and the federal fundingexperts said?behind the Canadian initiative, it can’t simply be completed in a few months, she saidThe ongoing effort to inoculate people above 45 is stuttering. Since January.

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