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Great Bend Tribune
People in unhappy relationships are more likely to commit suicidestressful life events,” she said. Each year, about 42,000 people die by suicid
People in unhappy relationships are more likely to commit suicide
Great Bend Tribune / Posted an hour ago
stressful life events,” she said. Each year, about 42,000 people die by suicide in the United States, according to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. It’s the 10th leading cause of death in the U.S., with 117 dying every day. Guns... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Community Gathers For Suicide Prevention, Awareness Walkat Northwest Arena where local organizations were set up around the main rink o
Community Gathers For Suicide Prevention, Awareness Walk
The Post-Journal / Posted 5 hours ago
at Northwest Arena where local organizations were set up around the main rink offering information. The walk supports the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention by helping support local Chautauqua County programs that aim to prevent... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Shooting in Baltimore leaves eight wounded"Out of the Darkness Walks." This is one of dozens of other walks happening all
Shooting in Baltimore leaves eight wounded
KTTC Rochester / Posted 8 hours ago
"Out of the Darkness Walks." This is one of dozens of other walks happening all across the country to raise money for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. Members from the VFW were also in attendance since veterans are one of the groups... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Washington mall suspect in police custody"Out of the Darkness Walks." This is one of dozens of other walks happening all
Washington mall suspect in police custody
KTTC Rochester / Posted 8 hours ago
"Out of the Darkness Walks." This is one of dozens of other walks happening all across the country to raise money for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. Members from the VFW were also in attendance since veterans are one of the groups... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Record numbers meet at Silver Lake for suicide prevention walk"Out of the Darkness Walks." This is one of dozens of other walks happening all
Record numbers meet at Silver Lake for suicide prevention walk
KTTC Rochester / Posted 13 hours ago
"Out of the Darkness Walks." This is one of dozens of other walks happening all across the country to raise money for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. Members from the VFW were also in attendance since veterans are one of the groups... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Hundreds gather for walk to raise money for Lupus research"Out of the Darkness Walks." This is one of dozens of other walks happening all
Hundreds gather for walk to raise money for Lupus research
KTTC Rochester / Posted 13 hours ago
"Out of the Darkness Walks." This is one of dozens of other walks happening all across the country to raise money for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. Members from the VFW were also in attendance since veterans are one of the groups... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
22nd Annual Southern Minnesota Grass Drag hits Douglas"Out of the Darkness Walks." This is one of dozens of other walks happening all
22nd Annual Southern Minnesota Grass Drag hits Douglas
KTTC Rochester / Posted 13 hours ago
"Out of the Darkness Walks." This is one of dozens of other walks happening all across the country to raise money for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. Members from the VFW were also in attendance since veterans are one of the groups... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Saturday Boredom Busters, September 24thRussell east to Kiwanis, then to Madison and back to the fairgrounds. The truck
Saturday Boredom Busters, September 24th
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted yesterday
Russell east to Kiwanis, then to Madison and back to the fairgrounds. The truck show follows from 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention is hosting a Walk to Fight Suicide. Check-in begins at 10 a.m. at Terrace Park in... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Out Of The Darkness walks and the American Foundation for Suicide PreventionThe American Foundation for Suicide Prevention has a simple goal: to save lives
Out Of The Darkness walks and the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted yesterday
The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention has a simple goal: to save lives and bring hope to those affected by suicide. One of the ways they regularly try to help is through their "Out Of The Darkness" walks. There are two in Maine this... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Out Of The Darkness walks and the American Foundation for Suicide PreventionThe American Foundation for Suicide Prevention has a simple goal: to save lives
Out Of The Darkness walks and the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
WLBZ Bangor / Posted yesterday
The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention has a simple goal: to save lives and bring hope to those affected by suicide. One of the ways they regularly try to help is through their "Out Of The Darkness" walks. There are two in Maine this... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Washington State Community College honors Suicide Prevention Awareness Monthattended many workshops and training seminars. Currently she serves as a board
Washington State Community College honors Suicide Prevention Awareness Month
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted yesterday
attended many workshops and training seminars. Currently she serves as a board member of the West Virginia Chapter of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. Later this year she will also head up the Mid-Ohio Valley International... Read more
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CNET
Throwing a medical lifeline to the transgender communitysuch as heart attacks and strokes resulting in part from taking hormones, accor
Throwing a medical lifeline to the transgender community
CNET / Posted yesterday
such as heart attacks and strokes resulting in part from taking hormones, according to health care nonprofit GLMA. The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention and the Williams Institute estimate that 41 percent of transgender people will try... Read more
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CNET
Throwing a medical lifeline to the transgender communitysuch as heart attacks and strokes resulting in part from taking hormones, accor
Throwing a medical lifeline to the transgender community
CNET / Posted yesterday
such as heart attacks and strokes resulting in part from taking hormones, according to healthcare nonprofit GLMA. The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention and the Williams Institute estimate that 41 percent of transgender folks will try... Read more
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International Business Times
Mia Farrow speaks out following son Thaddeus' suicideneeds help, or if you want to support a group doing life saving work, please vi
Mia Farrow speaks out following son Thaddeus' suicide
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
needs help, or if you want to support a group doing life saving work, please visit: https://afsp.org/." The link is to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. According to reports, Thaddeus was discovered gravely injured in his vehicle on... Read more
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SKY News
Mia Farrow's son Thaddeus killed himselfIndia, and was paralysed from the waist down. The actress paid tribute with a
Mia Farrow's son Thaddeus killed himself
SKY News / Posted 2 days ago
India, and was paralysed from the waist down. The actress paid tribute with a post on Twitter, including a link to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) charity website. "We're devastated by the loss of Thaddeus, our beloved... Read more
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The Irish Times
Mia Farrow pays tribute to ‘wonderful’ son Thaddeushim. “Thank you for the outpouring of condolences and words of kindness.” She
Mia Farrow pays tribute to ‘wonderful’ son Thaddeus
The Irish Times / Posted 2 days ago
him. “Thank you for the outpouring of condolences and words of kindness.” She also urged anyone needing help to visit the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention website. Farrow adopted Thaddeus, who contracted polio in an orphanage in... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Mia Farrow pays tribute to 'wonderful' son Thaddeushim. “Thank you for the outpouring of condolences and words of kindness.” She
Mia Farrow pays tribute to 'wonderful' son Thaddeus
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
him. “Thank you for the outpouring of condolences and words of kindness.” She also urged anyone needing help to visit the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention website. Mia adopted Thaddeus, who contracted polio in an orphanage in Kolkata,... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Mia Farrow pays tribute to 'wonderful' son Thaddeusyou for the outpouring of condolences and words of kindness ." She also urged
Mia Farrow pays tribute to 'wonderful' son Thaddeus
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
you for the outpouring of condolences and words of kindness ." She also urged anyone needing help to visit the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention website. Farrow adopted Thaddeus, who contracted polio in an orphanage in... Read more
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Pasadena Weekly
'Here's to Life!'will bring together a veritable who’s who of the biggest names on the local jaz
'Here's to Life!'
Pasadena Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
will bring together a veritable who’s who of the biggest names on the local jazz, cabaret and pop scenes to benefit the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. Organized by longtime Pasadena resident and jazz singer Jackie Gibson and... Read more
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Newsmax
More Children Who Commit Suicide Have ADDto look at behavioral markers" as a part of a complex picture. Jill Harkavy-Fri
More Children Who Commit Suicide Have ADD
Newsmax / Posted 5 days ago
to look at behavioral markers" as a part of a complex picture. Jill Harkavy-Friedman, vice president of research at the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, agreed, and told the Times, "Not everybody who is at risk for suicide has... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Nearly 1,000 gather to raise awareness for suicidein the event. Her son, Tyler, committed suicide in 2009. Getting involved with
Nearly 1,000 gather to raise awareness for suicide
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
in the event. Her son, Tyler, committed suicide in 2009. Getting involved with the event's parent organization -- the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention -- has been a coping mechanism, said Ball's daughter, Nikki Nance. "(It) helps... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Out of the Darkness Lubbock Walk raised more than $34,000 for suicide preventionPark on Texas Tech campus for the sixth-annual "Out of the Darkness" community
Out of the Darkness Lubbock Walk raised more than $34,000 for suicide prevention
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 6 days ago
Park on Texas Tech campus for the sixth-annual "Out of the Darkness" community walk, a nationwide fundraiser hosted by the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention The walk raised more than $34,000 that will help create resources for those... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Reflection on teen suicidefree educational event where a panel of the awardees and Christopher Epperson,
Reflection on teen suicide
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
free educational event where a panel of the awardees and Christopher Epperson, Board Chair for the Arkansas Chapter of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, will discuss “Teens and Young Adult Suicide Prevention–Bringing Hope.” An RSVP is... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Mid-Ohio Valley Out of the Darkness Walk Calendarwill be held at Parkersburg City Park. It's a Walk of Awareness, Remembrance &
Mid-Ohio Valley Out of the Darkness Walk Calendar
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
will be held at Parkersburg City Park. It's a Walk of Awareness, Remembrance & Celebration. The walk is sponsored by the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, the leading non-profit organization exclusively dedicated to understanding &... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Out of Darkness Suicide Walk is Sundayroller coaster rides he can take. Source: American Foundation for Suicide Pr
Out of Darkness Suicide Walk is Sunday
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 7 days ago
roller coaster rides he can take. Source: American Foundation for Suicide Prevention The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention is holding is 6th annual Out of... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
A voice of experienceirritability, humiliation and anxiety are any of the moods you may see in someo
A voice of experience
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
irritability, humiliation and anxiety are any of the moods you may see in someone considering suicide, according to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. Whatever you do, Davenport urged, never try and battle your own thoughts of... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
Eau Claire mother runs campaign to prevent teen suicidewill be participating in Saturday's Out of the Darkness Walk in Carson Park. Th
Eau Claire mother runs campaign to prevent teen suicide
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 8 days ago
will be participating in Saturday's Out of the Darkness Walk in Carson Park. The walk is to help raise money for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. Since Huth started walking in Nick's memory four years ago, they have raised... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
WEEKEND EVENTS: Chesterfest, Armenian Food Fest, St. Benedict Oktoberfest and many more3524 Festival Park Plaza, Chester, VA 23831 7th annual Richmond Out of the Dar
WEEKEND EVENTS: Chesterfest, Armenian Food Fest, St. Benedict Oktoberfest and many more
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 8 days ago
3524 Festival Park Plaza, Chester, VA 23831 7th annual Richmond Out of the Darkness Community Walk hosted by the AFSP – American Foundation for Suicide Prevention Virginia Chapter. This fundraiser supports the American Foundation for Suicide... Read more
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Orange County Register
San Juan Capistrano comedian stands up to prevent suicidesto about 1,000 people at the Out of the Darkness walk. Today he is chairman of
San Juan Capistrano comedian stands up to prevent suicides
Orange County Register / Posted 9 days ago
to about 1,000 people at the Out of the Darkness walk. Today he is chairman of an emerging Orange County chapter of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, which hosts the walk. We asked him about it: Q. What led you to go public? A.... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
WEEKEND Events: Chesterfest, Armenian Food Fest, St. Benedict OktoberfestPark, 9900 Ridgefield Parkway, Richmond, The 7th annual Richmond Out of the Dar
WEEKEND Events: Chesterfest, Armenian Food Fest, St. Benedict Oktoberfest
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 9 days ago
Park, 9900 Ridgefield Parkway, Richmond, The 7th annual Richmond Out of the Darkness Community Walk hosted by the AFSP – American Foundation for Suicide Prevention Virginia Chapter. This fundraiser supports the American Foundation for Suicide... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
What's To Do?1 p.m. with pig roast at 5 p.m. $20. A 50-50 raffle will be held and proceeds w
What's To Do?
The Leader-Herald / Posted 9 days ago
1 p.m. with pig roast at 5 p.m. $20. A 50-50 raffle will be held and proceeds will go to Team Hope Mayfield (supporting the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention). Annual Eagle Mills Craft Fair: Eagle Mills, 383 County Hwy. 138, Broadalbin, 9... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Quanex team in Out of Darkness Walkis team captain and has orchestrated fun and unique fundraisers for the Quanex
Quanex team in Out of Darkness Walk
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 9 days ago
is team captain and has orchestrated fun and unique fundraisers for the Quanex team to donate to this worthy cause. The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention oversees the walk and returns monies back to the three counties to be used in... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Suicide prevention month continues at Arkansas Children's HospitalHe coordinates the International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day event annually i
Suicide prevention month continues at Arkansas Children's Hospital
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 9 days ago
He coordinates the International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day event annually in November in collaboration with the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention and other suicide survivor support organizations. Adams works directly with those... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Nutley editorial: Walk aims to stop suicidesAccording to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, the annual age-adj
Nutley editorial: Walk aims to stop suicides
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 10 days ago
According to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, the annual age-adjusted suicide rate is 12.93 per 100,000 individuals; men die by suicide 3.5 times more often than women; on average, there are 117 suicides per day; white males accounted... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
Organizations raise suicide awareness at event in Binghamtonsuicide prevention, and suicide is talked about," said Heidi Mikeska of the Bro
Organizations raise suicide awareness at event in Binghamton
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 10 days ago
suicide prevention, and suicide is talked about," said Heidi Mikeska of the Broome County Promise Zone. According to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, suicide is the tenth leading cause of death in the U.S. is the second leading... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Out of Darkness walk set for Sept. 24 in Parkersburg City Parkoverriding thing is there is hope and suicide is preventable." Ford said the O
Out of Darkness walk set for Sept. 24 in Parkersburg City Park
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
overriding thing is there is hope and suicide is preventable." Ford said the Out of the Darkness walk was started by the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. "Some of the goals they have that are supported by walks in local communities... Read more
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The Hill
The American people are restive, discouraged and sometimes suicidalmental health and well-being and still sees him as a valued employee. An interv
The American people are restive, discouraged and sometimes suicidal
The Hill / Posted 12 days ago
mental health and well-being and still sees him as a valued employee. An intervention is being attempted. According the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention website, suicide is the tenth leading cause of death in our... Read more
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ABC News
Erin O'Flaherty: 5 Things to Know About Miss Missourito suicide when she was 13. Now, she's made her platform suicide prevention and
Erin O'Flaherty: 5 Things to Know About Miss Missouri
ABC News / Posted 12 days ago
to suicide when she was 13. Now, she's made her platform suicide prevention and has partnered with two organizations, the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention and the Trevor Project, an intervention hotline for youth. On "GMA," O'Flaherty... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Miss Missouri Erin O'Flaherty tells her coming out story: 'It was really hard'made suicide prevention her Miss America platform. Specifically, she's focused
Miss Missouri Erin O'Flaherty tells her coming out story: 'It was really hard'
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 13 days ago
made suicide prevention her Miss America platform. Specifically, she's focused on supporting LGBT teenagers, promoting the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention as well as the Trevor Project, a crisis intervention and suicide prevention... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Miss Missouri Erin O'Flaherty tells her coming out story: 'It was really hard'made suicide prevention her Miss America platform. Specifically, she's focused
Miss Missouri Erin O'Flaherty tells her coming out story: 'It was really hard'
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 13 days ago
made suicide prevention her Miss America platform. Specifically, she's focused on supporting LGBT teenagers, promoting the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention as well as the Trevor Project, a crisis intervention and suicide prevention... Read more
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Al.com
Erin O'Flaherty: Miss Missouri is Miss America's first openly gay contestantadopted by each contestant – is suicide prevention. O'Flaherty has worked with
Erin O'Flaherty: Miss Missouri is Miss America's first openly gay contestant
Al.com / Posted 13 days ago
adopted by each contestant – is suicide prevention. O'Flaherty has worked with the Trevor Project, a crisis intervention and suicide prevention hotline for LGBT youth, and the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention as part of... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Missoula walks to prevent suicideof Suicide Prevention Week. In all, 160 people turned out for the Missoula Out
Missoula walks to prevent suicide
KECI Missoula / Posted 14 days ago
of Suicide Prevention Week. In all, 160 people turned out for the Missoula Out of the Darkness Walk, which supports the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP). The Missoula Out of Darkness walk is one of more than 375 walks being... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Starting the conversationYale University study. Females attempt suicide three times more often than male
Starting the conversation
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 14 days ago
Yale University study. Females attempt suicide three times more often than males. While these figures are unsettling, the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention reports that men die by suicide 3.5 times more than women, with white males... Read more
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The Advertiser-Tribune
Stephen Clifford Claus231 E. Center St., Bellevue. Memorials can be made to the Harmon Field Foundat
Stephen Clifford Claus
The Advertiser-Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
231 E. Center St., Bellevue. Memorials can be made to the Harmon Field Foundation, 27 Court St., Tiffin, OH 44883 or American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP), 120 Wall St., 29th Floor, New York, NY 10005. Memories and condolences... Read more
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The Signal
California bill aims to require suicide prevention policies in classrooms statewidethoughts can affect anyone regardless of age or gender; however, youth are espe
California bill aims to require suicide prevention policies in classrooms statewide
The Signal / Posted 15 days ago
thoughts can affect anyone regardless of age or gender; however, youth are especially at risk. According to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, suicide is the second leading cause of death of people ages 10 to 24. The Center... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
Eau Claire County launches Suicide Death Review Teamfrom 10:30 a.m.-noon. To register, call 715-464-2300. Coming up Saturday, Sept
Eau Claire County launches Suicide Death Review Team
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 15 days ago
from 10:30 a.m.-noon. To register, call 715-464-2300. Coming up Saturday, Sept. 17, there is an Out of the Darkness Walk hosted by the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention from 10 a.m.-noon. More information for that event can be found onl... Read more
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USA Today
Miss Missouri's road to the Miss America pageantnot the reality for many LGBT youths, a cause that she's made the cornerstone o
Miss Missouri's road to the Miss America pageant
USA Today / Posted 15 days ago
not the reality for many LGBT youths, a cause that she's made the cornerstone of her Miss America platform, promoting the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention as well as the Trevor Project, a crisis intervention and suicide prevention... Read more
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Al.com
#PrayforUA: University of Alabama classmates call for prayer after student's deaththoughts to seek help. National suicide prevention hotline Suicide risk facto
#PrayforUA: University of Alabama classmates call for prayer after student's death
Al.com / Posted 15 days ago
thoughts to seek help. National suicide prevention hotline Suicide risk factors, and how to get help. According to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, there's no single cause for suicide, but it most often occurs when stressors... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Miss Missouri Erin O'Flaherty tells her coming out story: 'It was really hard'has made suicide prevention her Miss USA platform. Specifically, she's focused
Miss Missouri Erin O'Flaherty tells her coming out story: 'It was really hard'
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 15 days ago
has made suicide prevention her Miss USA platform. Specifically, she's focused on supporting LGBT teenagers, promoting the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention as well as the Trevor Project, a crisis intervention and suicide prevention... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Walk highlights suicide, preventionjoined a suicide survivors group, then organized that area's first "Out of the
Walk highlights suicide, prevention
Altoona Mirror / Posted 16 days ago
joined a suicide survivors group, then organized that area's first "Out of the Darkness Walk," under the aegis of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. The people in the survivors group, and many of those he encountered through the... Read more
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