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Guest speaker from AFSP discusses suicide prevention

Guest speaker from AFSP discusses suicide prevention

by Emily McNally and Ashley Baker

July 8, 2019

More teenagers die from suicide than from cancer, heart disease, AIDS, birth defects, stroke, pneumonia, influenza, and chronic lung disease, COMBINED. On Thursday, June 13 Ms. Jill Martin, from the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention hosted a suicide prevention assembly in the auditorium. The A...

Frederick Out of the Darkness Walk raises awareness for suicide and mental health

Frederick Out of the Darkness Walk raises awareness for suicide and mental health

by Elizabeth Anderson, Watermark Editor

October 17, 2018

On October 20, the Maryland Chapter of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention will be holding their sixth annual Frederick Out of the Darkness Walk in Baker Park. Out of the Darkness Walks have been occurring nationally since 2002. The first walk took place overnight and participants walked a to...

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