Suicide in Indian Country

The recent news has reported a rash of suicides on various reservation across the country.

The Native Alive Campaign of the White Earth Indian Reservation is currently sponsoring the Gathering of Native Americans event at Maplelag Resort.

The campaign is focusing on suicide prevention and the gathering will provide structure to address the effects of substance abuse, depression, and suicide. Community healing from cultural and historical trauma is also a central theme of the campaign, which also includes an understanding and healing of self, family, and community.

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0 Responses to Suicide in Indian Country

  1. Because of everything the Indians really have alot of scars. The history is really painful and it looks like those scars have a deep impact.

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