September 11, 2023

The Mind Gym Club and dept. of counseling with its students, volunteers and staff observed World Suicide Prevention Day. This event engaged the students during the short break and the lunch hour. The positive affirmations were hung on the corridors so that it would be visible while the students walked in and out of classes. "We are here for You" board which is a form of thought board where the students were invited to share their thoughts on a board through sticky notes. 'Hope Board", which was a panel filled with affirmations made by the student volunteers of the club and students were invited to pick it as a takeaway. More than 500 affirmations were prepared and sent out on the day of the event. The students on campus participated in a pledge against taking any actions of suicide and to always reach out for help when needed.