Screening: “Suicide: The Ripple Effect”

Suicide is an epidemic that takes over 800,000 lives globally every year. In the United States alone there are one million suicide attempts and over 40,000 deaths by suicide every year. 
Research has shown that for every one suicide death, over 115 people are directly, and secondarily  effected and the financial cost of suicide in the US is estimated to be over $40 billion annually. Suicide is global public health crisis and millions continue to die and the ripple effects of these deaths continue to devastate parents, children, families, friends and communities.
“Suicide: The Ripple Effect” is a feature-length documentary film focusing on the devastating effects of suicide and the tremendous positive ripple effects of advocacy, inspiration and hope that are helping millions heal and stay alive. The film highlights the journey of Kevin Hines, who at age 19, attempted to take his life by jumping from the Golden Gate Bridge. Today, he is a world-renowned mental health advocate, motivational speaker and author who travels the globe spreading a message of hope, recovery and wellness. The film chronicles his personal journey and the ripple effect it has on those who have been impacted by his suicide attempt and his life's work since. In addition, the film highlights the stories of individuals and families who are utilizing their personal tragedy to bring hope and healing to others.
There will be a viewing and discussion about this issue on Wednesday, July 25, at 7:30pm at the Carmel Cinema 8. Twenty-five early-bird tickets have been donated by Zimmerman Allstate Agency, and can be obtained through EventBrite.com by searching: “Sucide: The Ripple Effect Mahopac” in the search engine on the homepage. Additional tickets are available for purchase through the following link: https://gathr.us/screening/23702.

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Wed, July 25
7:30 pm — 10:00 pm
Add to My Calendar 07/25/2018 7:30pm 07/25/2018 10:00pm America/New_York Screening: “Suicide: The Ripple Effect”

Suicide is an epidemic that takes over 800,000 lives globally every year. In the United States alone there are one million suicide attempts and over 40,000 deaths by suicide every year.
Research has shown that for every one suicide death, over 115 people are directly, and secondarily effected and the financial cost of suicide in the US is estimated to be over $40 billion annually. Suicide is ...

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