The age most likely to die by suicide is adults 45 to 65. Men over 65 are more than five times more likely to die by suicide than women.
Youth Suicide Prevention Coalition link
Stakeholders interviewed for the Community Health Needs Assessment said they are “very concerned” about not having a detox center and a full range of treatment options in the community.
Nearly a third of tenth-graders report using some type of drugs in the past 30 days; marijuana and alcohol are the most common substances mentioned. One in twenty twelvth-graders report using pain killers to get high in the past 30 days. The numbers double for LGBTQ+ youth.
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