Suicide Prevention at St. John’s with Sophomore Carson Domey and Headmaster Alex Zequeira


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St. John’s sophomore Carson Domey lead a campaign to put the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline telephone number (1-800-273-8255) on students’ ID cards. Carson was motivated to take action after the death of a close friend to suicide this past December.

Now the every St. John’s student ID bears the number, and Carson is working to get legislation passed that would require all the public schools in the state to adopt this policy.

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