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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