Sat, Sep 10, 2016
Contact Helpline's Annual ~ Survivors of Suicide 5k/Walk.
Helping People From Breaking Point to Turning Point.
Why is this race so important? Because without prevention, the numbers below will continue to go up. Run, walk and give to bring the numbers down.
An American dies by suicide every 12.95minutes
Americans attempts suicide an estimated 1 MILLIONtimes annually
90%of those who die by suicide had a diagnosable psychiatric disorder at the time of their death
Over 40,000 die by suicide every year; Suicide is the 10th leading cause of death in the United States.
2nd leading cause of death for ages 10-24
5th leading cause of death for ages 45-59
ZERO SUICIDE ~ ZERO SUICIDE ~ ZERO SUICIDE
Registration @ 6:30 am
Race Start @ 7:30 am