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June 2022

Join us for the Buddy Up month in June to promote authentic conversations among men and their buddies and raise awareness for the issue of men and suicide. There are lots of ways to get involved!

Info Session

Register for the Buddy Up information session on Thursday, May 19 from 12-1pm MT to get ready for Buddy Up Month – whether you’re new to the campaign or just want a refresher!

The session will include:

  • Introduction to Buddy Up
  • Suicide myths and facts
  • Ways to get involved this June
  • Implementation tips from Buddy Up Champion Volker Stevin Contracting
  • Q & A

Become a Champion

You don’t need to be a Champion to participate in Buddy Up month – everyone is welcome! But if you’d like to order free Buddy Up swag including wallet cards, air fresheners, posters, and stickers, sign up to become a Champion today. There are no minimum expectations.

June Challenge

Complete as many activities from the June Challenge Card as you can to promote mental wellbeing and drive connection throughout the month! Enter to win amazing prizes by submitting it at the end of the month or start a competition within your own group.

If you haven’t already, give us your phone number to receive text updates about the June Challenge.

Free Swag

Order your free swag to share the message that men’s suicide can be prevented. We have stickers, air fresheners, character posters, infographic posters, toolkits and wallet cards.

Order by Friday, April 29 to make sure it arrives before June!

Introducing wallet cards

Keep the 4 simple steps to help a buddy considering suicide in your back pocket with the new Buddy Up wallet cards for quick reference. Pick up some wallet cards in your swag order, or download and print them yourself.

2022 Buddy Up Champions

Here are some organizations who are Championing Buddy Up. And the list keeps growing!
Precede Occupational Health Services
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Journey to Hope Moose Jaw Inc
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PPG Apparel
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FCSS LOGO - Green
MenzLeague
Wild Rose Brewery
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CMHA-Brant Haldimand Norfolk Branch-Logo - 2022-05-11
Alexandra Centre Society
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Alberta Utilities Commission
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Drug Rehab Services
Prostate Cancer Centre
Act Now Corporation
Hotchkiss Brain Institute
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Westman Mental Wellness & Suicide Prevention Association
Man Up for Mental Health
Canadian Mortgage Professionals
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CMHA AB East Central Region - 2022-05-16 - Jenn Erickson
UofA Neuroscience and Mental Health
Murray Oilfield Services Ltd
Sun Life
Concordia University of Edmonton
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UA-COLOUR
FCSS-Logo-Colour
SP
Airdrie Dads
Volker Stevin
Tackle It
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Stuart Olson
West Hillhurst Community Association
City of Thompson
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Leopold's Tavern
XhAle Collective
CMHA-NB
New Grande Prairie Logo
Canadian Wire Wizards
FCSS-Logotransparent
ARHCA-LOGO
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HORIZONSD-blue
IGotMind14
CMHA-Manitoba
NAIT
Hope-Learning-Centre-Logo
Talent Pool
Hanna & District Chamber of Commerce
Icon Surveys Group Inc.
CCSMH
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The Coordinated Suicide Prevention Program
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Foster Creek Social Club
The Do More Agriculture Foundation
Town of Hanna FCSS
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Lake Kelso custom Knives
Savage_Logo
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Citizen Brewing Company
CMHA Brant-Haldimand-Norfolk
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Peerspective Consulting
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Phoenix Indoor Range & Gun Shop
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GTFO Company
University of Lethbridge - Counselling Services 2022-05-10
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SPIN
PDB-Logo-Master-Colour
FCC-FAC 2019-tab-blue
Nursing Students’ Association University of Lethbridge
Surerus Murphy Joint Venture
Good Life Collective
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ENX_Logo_BLACK
ABP Logo Approved
Banded Peak
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UBC MHR Full_ExtLogo@2x
City of St. Albert
EMCO Corporation
Next Gen Men
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playcity-logo
Print
Schlum_logo_blue
Healthy Brandon NO web logo
Emotional Fitness® Academy- Updated
Town of Peace River
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Suicide-Awareness-Council-Logo-002
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Heritage Royalty
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KAHXI-Logo-A1
CMHA - Wood Buffalo
Boston Pizza Colour
Resource Centre for Suicide Prevention
Bow Valley College
HOPE north
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Innovative Resources & Project Management
BTA
HeadsUpGuys
Recalibrate Therapeutic Services
Brightocity Mental Health
Annex Ale Project Logo
Growing Together Canada - 2022-05-16 - Andy Sytsema
Broken City logo
Castor & District Family and Community Support Services
Veterans Association Food Bank
ShoeBox Logo
CSV Midstream
Lethbridge Family Services
Hanna Learning Centre
Johnny Z Healthy Minds Fund Full_Logo
JH-WSInc-Logo
Digging in the Dirt
University of Lethbridge Housing
Mental Health Society of Greater Victoria (MHS)
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Campus Alberta Neuroscience
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Centre for Suicide Research and Intervention-Kenya
Community Actions for Health & Well-Being (CAHWB)
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Become a Champion

Champions support their friends, stay informed, have fun and help spread the word. And during our yearly campaign, participating groups can win a prize!