31 / 08 / 2017
All helpline operators who will be answering crisis calls are required to go through an intensive 40-hour training. The second training was facilitated by 2 trainers, Dr. Samar Zebian and Mrs. Carla Shehfe who received Training of the Trainers (TOT) during the first Embrace Lifeline Training. This... read more
14 / 02 / 2017
All helpline operators who will be answering crisis calls are required to go through an intensive 40-hour training. This training is designed to equip the future helpline operators with the necessary skills to manage and de-escalate crisis calls. The first few hours of the training are dedicated... read more
26 / 11 / 2016
Interact Club Byblos has joined Embrace in its mission to raise awareness about mental illness and support our project to establish the first national suicide prevention helpline in the region. For the first time, Embrace is being supported by a dedicated group of Lebanese high school students who... read more
13 / 11 / 2016
Embrace fund's supporters are growing. This year we are thrilled to welcome Leabense actress Rita Hayek on board, sharing our mission to raise awareness around mental illness in Lebanon. This year, Rita ran the 7K fun run in support of Embrace and establishing the first suicide prevention helpline... read more
10 / 09 / 2016
The “Into the Dawn” is an annual suicide memorial walk and an advocacy initiative launched by Embrace intended to provide a community support environment for those who have been affected by suicide. The walk is to remember those we have lost to suicide and acknowledge the pain for those left... read more
01 / 09 / 2016
In September 2016, Embrace held a weeklong workshop with an international expert on suicide prevention helplines, Dr. Brian Mishara. Dr. Mishara serves as the Director of the Center for Research and Intervention on Suicide and Euthanasia and Professor at the Psychology Department of Université du... read more
26 / 07 / 2016
On July 26th, Embrace held its summer fundraising event at MYU on the roof. Embrace's supporters danced the night away with three of Lebanon's amazing and talented artists and their bands, Joy Fayad, Nour Nimri, and Ralph Asfour who dedicated their time and effort to support Embrace's cause. The... read more
12 / 02 / 2016
L.O.V.E. Laugh on Valentine's Eve, Stand Up Comedy Show was held on the eve of February 12, 2015 at Théâtre Béryte USJ.A hilarious fundraising stand up comedy featured our line up of talented comedians:- Jad Bou Karam, a.k.a. OH MY JAD- Tony Dagher- Elias GhoussoubHosted by: William Nasr.Special... read more
13 / 09 / 2015
“Into the Dawn” suicide memorial walk took place on Sunday September 13, 2015 at 5:00 AM. For the second year in a row, more than 200 Lebanese persons woke up at 5am for suicide prevention. During the walk, we remember those we have lost to suicide and acknowledge the pain for those left behind.  ... read more
12 / 08 / 2015
 Embrace participated at the Mzaar Summer Festival 2015 on August 12, 2015 at Les Jardins Du Mzaar for 5 days. A stand was put up for the public to chat with mental health experts, and participate in fun and educational games for kids. Our summer collection of Cookie Jars and lots of goodies were... read more

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