Trent shares his story of how suicide touched his family after his son took his own life in 2010 and how the Berrien County Suicide Prevention Coalition got started and how it can help those in need.. ...Read Full Story
- Approximately 22 veterans and military service members commit suicide a day “and” something I didn’t cover was that the military and veteran suicide rate is 50 percent higher than that of civilians (see https://www.dvnf.org/september-suicide-prevention-month-spread-word).
- All of the five resources I referenced are at that same Disabled Veterans National Foundation (DVNF) website at https://www.dvnf.org/september-suicide-prevention-month-spread-word.
- The Berrien County Suicide Prevention Coalition is open to anyone (see website at www.berriencares.org). The COVID-19 Resources Page is at https://www.berriencares.org/covid-19.
Dude is a male five year old Pit Bull Terrier. This big handsome lug was found as a stray and never claimed. Dude loves people and gives slobbery kisses! He’s okay with other dogs as long as they don’t challenge him. Dude likes treats, enjoys car rides, and walks well on-leash. He doesn’t like closed doors, and always tries to open them! Dude is attending obedience training at Mutterly Love and has learned basic commands, plus he is house-trained. We have begun working through the process of having Dude’s veterinary care updated. Please contact Becky with Animal Aid at 269-926-4279 to learn more about Dude.. ...Read Full Story