This week (Sunday, Sept. 6 – Saturday, Sept. 12) is National Suicide Prevention Week – an annual recognition that brings forward conversation around suicide prevention and addressing the warning signs of suicide. Lines for Life CEO Dwight Holton joined us to talk about the importance and share resources.
About Lines for Life
Lines for Life is a regional non-profit dedicated to preventing substance abuse and suicide. We offer help and hope to individuals and communities, and promote mental health for all. Our work addresses a spectrum of needs that include intervention, prevention, and advocacy. We educate, train, and advocate to prevent issues of substance abuse, mental illness, and thoughts of suicide from reaching crisis levels. But when a crisis arises or support is needed, we are available 24/7/365 to intervene with personalized help.
Lines for Life services and crisis lines: https://www.linesforlife.org/services/
This segment is sponsored by Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Oregon