Suicide Awareness Workshops
AASRA volunteers conduct workshops on different levels with high-risk target groups eg school, college students, highly-stressed employees of call centers, financial institutions, multinationals etc. AASRA volunteers have Outreach programs to reach out to the multitudes who may choose to end their lives because of chronic suffering or terminal illness. AASRA also networks with various other NGO's and professionals to provide consolidated care to the many who seek it's help.
AASRA volunteers have conducted Suicide Awareness (Foundation and Advanced) workshops, held Essay and poster competitions/Exhibitions in Schools and Colleges, trained over a 5000 volunteers from various walks of life in the art of Befriending/Non-directive counselling/Listening skills for providing active emotional support for the depressed and suicidal. These volunteers have also been imparted training on HIV/AIDS issues, First aid for effective prevention and many other related topics.