KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Suicide is the third leading cause of death for kids ages 10 to 24. September 5 through the 11 is National Suicide Prevention Week. When the week wraps on Sunday, the 13th annual Remembrance Walk will take place. The walk honors people who have died by suicide, homicide or other trauma. It's organized by SASS, Suicide Awareness Survivor Support - Kansas City Missouri.
On Wednesday, Sept. 7 SASS board member Jennifer Savner Levinson visited FOX 4 to share what people can expect from the run. She also shared warning signs of suicide.
If you are having suicidal thoughts, we urge you to get help immediately.
Go to a hospital, call 911 or call the National Suicide Hotline at 1-800-SUICIDE (1-800-784-2433).
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