suicide awareness

In This Together: Sue Waier

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — As part of the In This Together campaign to raise awareness for suicide, NBC5 News is sharing stories of those who have been impacted by suicide. Sue Waier lost her brother to suicide in June of 2019. She’s …

Bringing Happy Back Experience

ASHLAND, Ore. — On January 31st, a suicide awareness event, Bringing Happy Back Experience, is coming to Ashland. Producer and entertainer, Tonya Farrens says the event is to raise awareness and promote mental health. Farrens says the sole purpose of the event …

Tuesday marks World Suicide Awareness Day

JACKSON CO., Ore – Today is World Suicide Awareness Day, and Jackson County Health and Human Services wants you to know there is help available. Recent studies have shown rural areas tend to have higher risk of suicide. Here in southern Oregon, the …

‘In this Together’ campaign kicks off

MEDFORD, Ore – To kick off the ‘In this Together’ campaign, multiple agencies came together at the downtown Medford NBC5 studios to talk about the future of the campaign Wednesday. ‘In this Together’ hopes to make an impact on the community and start …