Latest News and Announcements
LifeLink January New!
In this issue: a look ahead at upcoming Navy Suicide Prevention Branch initiatives and resources for 2015, tips for mindful eating in honor of Healthy Weight Month and a Navy chaplain's perspective on practicing patience to strengthen psychological health in the New Year. Additionally, each issue contains the Lifelink Spotlight and the latest stress navigation and suicide prevention news. LifeLink January is available for download and print here.
Navy Releases Guidance on Reducing Access to Lethal Means
In accordance with a recent memorandum from the Under Secretary of Defense (Personnel and Readiness), Navy has released guidance for commanders and health professionals on reducing access to lethal means through voluntary storage of privately-owned firearms. For more information, see NAVADMIN 263/14 or the related story on Navy.mil.
New fact sheet for commands: 5 Things You Should Know About Reducing Access to Lethal Means
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