BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — The Kern County Administrative Building on Truxtun Avenue will be lit in purple and teal for National Suicide and Prevention and Recovery Month.
Kern Behavioral Health & Recovery Services and the county kicked off a month of events raising awareness of suicide prevention.
Kern BHRS says September is a chance for everyone to come together and celebrate gains made by people recovering from suicide attempts. They say its also a chance to break the stigma surrounding the topic.
You can find a list of events and activities throughout September hosted by KernBHRS at its website.