Marie Waldron, State Assemblymember –September is National Suicide Prevention Month. This month we focus on one of the leading causes of death in the United States. According to the CDC, suicide is the second leading cause of death for people between the ages of 10-34.
Ending your life is never the answer. Sometimes the bravest thing you can do is ask for help. Having someone to talk to can make all the difference in the world.
If you or someone you know needs help, please visit the National Institute of Mental Health here today.
Additionally, there are counselors available to talk 24/7 at the National Suicide Prevention Hotline: (800) 273-8255.
Your life matters. Please reach out for help today!
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