Suicide should never be an option for people suffering from depression. The month of September is dedicated to raise awareness for suicide prevention.

According to American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP), suicide is currently the tenth leading cause of death in the United States.With an average of 121 suicides per day the total number of Americans that die every year by suicide is 44,193.

Join the Jersey Shore Walk for Suicide Prevention Month on September 16th, 2017. The walk will start at Bar Anticipation in Belmar. “Bar Anticipation is located at 703 16th Ave, Belmar, NJ 07719. The walk is approximately 2 miles in length, starting and ending at Bar Anticipation. After the walk concludes, we will have a free lunch buffet, provided by Bar A, with drink specials and a great silent auction!”

Help stand up to suicide and raise awareness by clicking on the link below!

Link to sign up: https://afsp.donordrive.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=donorDrive.event&eventID=4776&utm_source=Facebook&utm_medium=NewsfeedAD&utm_campaign=CW-FY18

 

To check out more facts about suicide visit: https://afsp.org/about-suicide/suicide-statistics/

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