- Associated Press - Friday, September 9, 2016

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) - A week Gov. Dennis Daugaard has proclaimed for suicide prevention is coming to a close.

Suicide Prevention Week in South Dakota is set to end on Sunday.

The Department of Social Services’ Prevention Program has trainings available for teachers, parents, employers and others.

Program manager Gib Sudbeck says suicide is a preventable cause of premature death that must be addressed through education and engaging with the public.

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Online: https://sdsuicideprevention.org/


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