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Local taskforce works to prevent suicide in Texas, and beyond

Posted: 6:25 PM, Sep 05, 2019
Updated: 2019-09-06 13:07:21-04

If you or a loved one are suffering or dealing with thoughts of suicide or related issues, please know that there is free, confidential help available. Call 1-800-273-8255 any time day or night for immediate help. Or visit suicidepreventionlifeline.org or find the group on Twitter @800273TALK

A local's efforts have led to a partnership with state representative Todd Hunter and a new taskforce with a simple goal: Stop Texas Suicides. Rep. Hunter and organizer, Dr. Cissy Reynolds-Perez stopped by Coastal Living to talk about the taskforce and its efforts to raise awareness and provide education to those in need as well as the community at large.

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