Wednesday, February 10, 2016     Volume: 16, Issue: 48
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What do you do to help keep your neighborhood safe?

I'm a member of our Neighborhood Watch.
I make a point to get to know all my neighbors.
I peer through the blinds making sure nothing is amiss.
I warn my neighbors whenever my husband is cooking dinner.

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How you can help someone at risk for suicide

One of the scariest things you can experience is the fear that someone you know may be suicidal. When a friend, family member, or associate shows some of the warning signs for suicide, it’s essential to intervene and take action to get that person to the help they need. When someone is suicidal, they’re in a disassociated state in which they are experiencing extreme self-hatred. How can you lift a person out o... [ Read More ]