Rising Hope Festival Addresses Teen Mental Wellness

Suicide is the 8th leading cause of death in Nevada, according to the Foundation for Suicide Prevention. Nevada’s teen suicide rate is among the highest in the nation.

COVID-19’s impact has affected people of all ages, including teens. This has led to people feeling higher levels of stress, anxiety and depression.

Hope Means Nevada, a statewide non-profit organization dedicated to eliminating teen suicide, hosts the Rising Hope festival. This virtual event is on Saturday, November 6 from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.

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