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UC Expert: New National Suicide Number Important

By 2022, people struggling with depression and suicidal thoughts can dial 9-8-8 for immediate assistance. The Federal Communications Commission voted Thursday to designate this number to provide faster access to the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline. Upper Cumberland Suicide Prevention Regional Director Michael Anderson said this is a massive win. “Having an easily understandable number that people can call in an ... Read More »