Tag: Suicide

Hotline Provides a Place for Teens to Be Heard

By Jenna O’Donnell | Often there are no easy answers for kids struggling with the stresses of peer relationships, mental health, or loss of a loved one. But, by offering...

October 12, 2018 | comments

Coming Together to Prevent Suicide

Contributed by Colleen Verriest, The Community YMCA | Every 12.3 minutes one person dies by suicide in the United States, resulting in nearly 45,000 deaths each year in our country, according...

October 9, 2018 | comments

Letter: Reflecting on the ‘Ridge Road Run’

Contributed by Eileen Mahoney | These days it is easy to get caught up in the fake news and the belief that the times are changing and not for the...

April 23, 2018 | comments

Hard Times Behind Suicide In Red Bank

RED BANK — Mark Gibson’s family has lots of questions about what went wrong. Gibson had lived in Red Bank for more than 15 years, had worked at a good...

February 10, 2012 | comments