In honor of Suicide Awareness and Prevention Month in September, Not Alone spoke with Joyce Hicks, and Kendra McCallie, representing the Nebraska Chapter of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention on Tuesday, September 7. We discussed the programs and events sponsored by AFSP to raise awareness for suicide prevention and to share facts on this troubling issue.
Joyce Hicks knows the hurt of losing a loved one to suicide. So that others never feel that same pain, she works vigorously to spread suicide prevention education and build awareness of mental health issues as the board chair of the Nebraska chapter of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. Her work as an advocate [...]