Chatsafe Preparatory Course
A young person’s guide for communicating safely online about suicide
About this course
- Explain the concept of Chatsafe
- Identify the four pillars of Chatsafe guidelines.
- Identify the resources and support available for Chatsafe and suicide prevention
- Do not attempt to complete the entire course in one sitting, split the learning into 30-minute sessions daily.
Samaritans of Singapore (SOS) is a secular, non-profit suicide prevention centre. Since its establishment in 1969, SOS has developed into a professionally run and managed organisation. It adopts a holistic approach to suicide-related topics, focusing on prevention, intervention and postvention, an intervention conducted after a suicide for loved ones and friends.
With the mission to be an available lifeline to anyone in crisis, SOS offers emotional support to people in crisis, thinking of suicide, or affected by suicide. All information shared with SOS is treated as confidential and people can choose to remain anonymous.