Depression rates have skyrocketed since the inception of the iPhone in 2007. Today, suicide is the leading cause of death in Oregon for ages 10-24. iRespect&Protect, a collaborative effort by Marion and Polk counties, hopes to change this by offering free tools, resources, and toolkits for youth, teens, parents, youth serving organizations, and schools.
On Monday, Feb. iRespect&Protect . . .