Maine Township Recognizes World Suicide Prevention Day

On Saturday, September 10th, the world recognized 2023’s Suicide Prevention Day.

Each year, this day focuses attention across the world on a singular message: Suicide can be prevented.

At Maine Township, counseling is available for township residents through MaineStay Youth & Family Services. Counseling services are provided on a sliding fee-scale, but no one will be turned away from help due to inability to pay. If you could use counseling or community resources, please call Arielle at 224-257-4849 or complete our intake questionnaire at to learn more.

If you or someone you know could benefit from support, help is available 24/7 by calling or texting the National Suicide and Crisis Lifeline at 988, or chatting with a counselor at

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