Maywood Hosts Pioneering National Conference On Suicide Prevention

Posted: Oct. 5, 2018
Michael Romain, Village Free Press

According to the Centers for Disease control, the rate of suicide in the United States has increased by more than 25 percent since 2009, which made it the 10th leading cause of death in 2016. 

Last week, Maywood was ground zero in the national effort to stem the rate of suicide when the Illinois Suicide Prevention Alliance held its annual summit at the Center for Translational Research and Education on the Loyola Health Services Campus, 2160 S. 1st Ave. in Maywood.

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