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Suicide prevention group begins to help east central Indiana counties

by Cody Butler

August 31, 2012

In 2009, almost 37,000 people in the United States died by suicide.  That’s according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.  In east central Indiana, a new volunteer organization is trying to help others cop with suicide and prevent more deaths.  IPR’s Cody Butler reports.

For more information about the East Central Indiana Suicide Prevention Coalition, email Christopher Drapeau at cwdrapeau@bsu.edu.

Again, the National Suicide Hotline phone number is 1-800-273-8255.