A poster of Befrienders' World Suicide Prevention Day contest 2020.

KUCHING: In line with World Suicide Prevention Day (WSPD) 2020, Befrienders Kuching is organising a digital contest that starts today and will commence until Sept 26.

The theme of the contest is ‘Working Together To Prevent Suicide’ which is also the theme of the World Suicide Prevention Day 2020.

The contest is split into four categories, namely a poster design competition, English and Bahasa Melayu essay competition and a photo competition.

The aim of this contest is to create awareness among the community regarding suicide prevention and the presence of Befrienders services.

It is important to highlight that suicide can be prevented by working together as a community and supporting those who are in need.

The contest is open to all Malaysians aged 13 and above. Registration fees for the contest are RM5 per category. All proceeds from this contest will go towards Befrienders Kuching’s operational funds.

Registration for the contest and information regarding the contest can be found on Befrienders’ microsite at bit.ly/bfkwspd2020.

For enquiries regarding this contest, members of the public may contact Befrienders’ contest secretariat via Whatsapp at 016-8376208 or via email at events@befrienderskch.org.my.