NAMI Offers Advice For National Suicide Prevention Week

09/10/18 – 5:52 P.M.

This week is National Suicide Prevention Week and there are things you can do to help those in need. NAMI of Hancock County executive director Eric McKee said that people will start acting differently when they are depressed or suicidal.

Eric McKee

You might notice things like anger, self-medication, or being withdrawn from things they enjoy. McKee added that you should always listen to someone that opens up to you.

Eric McKee

He recommends to have them talk about it and for you to tell them how much they mean to you.