Tag: veterans in crisis

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Helping vets in crisis

The rate of veteran suicides in Oregon is far outpacing that of civilians — as it is across the nation — and a local group

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Suicide Alternatives Event

The Wasco County Veterans Service Office is hosting a “Suicide Alternatives Event” on Saturday the 29th from 3 to 6 p.m. at the Veterans Service

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Lane County takes hard look at suicide deaths

Brubaker couldn’t pinpoint a single reason why more men or veterans don’t seek help in Lane County before taking their lives. Rather, the issue is …

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Suicide Prevention Can Come Down To A Conversation

Lane County Public Health has released its first-ever comprehensive suicide report and the findings raise concerns. 1,079 county residents killed themselves between 2000 and 2016.