New website designed to bolster youth mental health

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. 

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“This project will continue to grow,” said Kelley Parosa, Prevention Director of Liberty . . .

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