WPTV TV 5 Newscast: 211 HelpLine here for those struggling and or having thoughts of Suicide during the holiday season

PALM BEACH COUNTY, Fla. - This week, deputies from the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office responded to four suicides within only twenty-four hours.

"We want people to feel comfortable to call us because we are here to help them," says Patrice Schroeder of 211. The service allows people from Palm Beach County and the Treasure Coast to call at any hour of the day, and get assistance with a problem. Those problems can stem from a variety of triggers, from financial problems to loss of a loved one. When severe enough, those problems can lead to suicidal thoughts or the act of suicide. View entire article...

 


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