Since the late 90’s, suicide rates have gone up in almost all 50 states across the United States. Locally, Kalamazoo County has seen over 500 suicides in 17 years.
In this short documentary, we address these statistics and speak with two people from Gryphon Place, a local non-profit that strives to help out those in conflict and in crisis.
If you or someone you know is experiencing suicidal thoughts, contact Gryphon Place at 269-381-4357 or the National Suicide Prevention Hotline at 1-800-273-8255.
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