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September 4, 2018 - 3:34pm

"A Helping of Hope" is the theme of this year's Genesee, Orleans & Wyoming Suicide Prevention and Awareness Breakfast.

The free event will be held from 8:30 to 11 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 28, at Terry Hills Restaurant and Banquet Facility, located at 5122 Clinton Street Road in Batavia.

In recognition of September as National Suicide Prevention Month, the Genesee, Orleans & Wyoming County Suicide Prevention Coalitions will come together to share the work of the local coalitions as well as discuss current/forthcoming initiatives.

Invited presenters include:

  • Missy Stolki, area director, WNY, American Foundation for Suicide Prevention;
  • Kelly Deneka & Heidi Meides-Judge, Sources of Strength Suicide Prevention Program;
  • Andy Prentice, Rochester Psychiatric Center, Mobil Integration Team;
  • Meredith Menier, "A Survivor's Love Story."

Complementary breakfast. Space is limited.

RSVP by Sept. 17.

For more information or to register, in Genesee County contact Sue Gagne:  [email protected]

This event is supported by the NYS Office of Mental Health and the Suicide Prevention Center of New York State.

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