ages 10-24 in the Kansas City, Missouri area.
or will have a serious mental illness.
There is one death by
suicide in the U.S.
every 12 minutes (CDC 2018).
What Leads to Suicide
There is no single cause for suicide. Suicide most often occurs when stressors exceed current coping abilities of someone suffering from a mental health condition. Depression is the most common condition associated with suicide, and it is often undiagnosed or untreated.