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Campaign aims to challenge the "silent epidemic" of youth suicide


Last updated 7/29/2019 at 11:40pm

FALLBROOK – Did you know that suicide is the second leading cause of death for the nation’s youth and second leading cause of death for ages 10-24 in California?

The hashtag #IWONTBESILENT is an awareness campaign by The Jason Foundation to raise the national conversation of the “silent epidemic” of youth suicide. The purpose of the campaign is to challenge those around them to learn the warning signs associated with suicide and help spread awareness of this terrible tragedy. Taking a few short minutes to challenge the people they know will help take some of the silence away from...

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