There may be hope.
This month, Beacon Mild in encouraging individuals to affix within the portray of inspirational rocks to assist elevate consciousness, lower stigma, and unfold hope throughout Nationwide Suicide Prevention Consciousness Month.
Persons are welcome to color rocks with inspirational messages at residence and produce them to Beacon Mild’s Restoration Middle at 1885 Market St., Warren. Purchasers and workers at Beacon Mild are supplied free supplies for rock portray.
“The rock artwork mission is a type of remedy to encourage emotional expression and hope,” in accordance with a launch from Beacon Mild. “Rocks painted with optimistic messages might be positioned all through downtown Warren after Life is Glowrious to advertise suicide prevention and consciousness. The Nationwide Suicide prevention hotline quantity might be added to the again of every rock.
“Beacon Mild’s workers can also be asking artists to submit their rock photographs on Fb, @BeaconLightBehavioralHealthSystems.
Sources can be found for individuals who could also be preventing melancholy or suicidal ideation. “In the event you or somebody is struggling, please name the Nationwide Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255,” in accordance with Beacon Mild. “For a direct disaster, please dial 911.”
Rocks and supplies may also be out there on the Beacon Mild sales space at Life is GLOWrious from 6 to 10 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 2, on Liberty Road and Second Avenue in Warren.
GLOWrious, with its glow-in-the-dark theme, will characteristic music, dancers from Molly Dies Faculty of Dance, Warren Space Excessive Faculty cheerleaders, the Enchanted Fairytale Troupe, and actions.
These attending are inspired to decorate in glow-in-the-dark gear.
There might be luminaries out there to honor or memorialize somebody combating psychological well being and suicide, CORE Founder Kari Swanson.
All funds raised by the occasion will “go to psychological well being and suicide prevention consciousness packages, occasions, billboards, and actions in Warren County,” Swanson stated.
Details about CORE and GLOWrious could also be discovered by visiting www.corewarrenpa.org.