Reaching Out & Being There: "You are Not Alone"
March 1, 2023
There are many contributing factors that play into decision making for some people, especially our vulnerable youth. According to the Center for Disease Control (CDC) suicide has surpassed car accidents as the No. 1 cause of injury-related deaths; there has been a staggering 30% increase in the number of suicides since 1998. The Local Advisory Council for Behavioral (LAC for short) group is making efforts to be a firm and supportive as well as resourceful element that will help provide answers to those who are feeling uncertain and looking for a listening ear.
The CDC reports that youth age...
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