What is Yellow Ribbon Week?
The Yellow Ribbon Suicide Prevention Program is dedicated to preventing suicide and attempts by Making Suicide Prevention Accessible to Everyone and Removing Barriers to Help by:
- Empowering individuals and communities through leadership, awareness and education; and
- By collaborating and partnering with support networks to reduce stigma and help save lives.
Yellow Ribbon Week focuses on violence prevention and is intended to present a united front against any type of school violence and bullying.