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Items of Note from the Holliston Y&FS September Newsletter

by The Publishers

Publishers' Note: The following content is excerpted from the monthly newsletter provided by Jackie Winer.

September is National Suicide Prevention Month.  See resources below for free and confidential support:

Advocates Psychiatric Emergency Services. If you or a loved one is experiencing a mental health or emotional crisis, please call 1.800.640.5432 to speak to an adovates crisis clinician. Help is available 24 hrs a day, every day.

Samaritan's Helpline. 1.877.HOPE (4673) or text 24/7

National Suicide Prevention Helpline. 1.800.273.TALK (8255)

MA Substance Use Treatment & Recovery Services Helpline Mon-Fri 8am-10pm, Weekends 8am-6pm, 1.800.327.5050

Call 2 Talk 508.532.2255 or text:C2T to 741741 (TTY-Friendly)

Voices Against Violence. For victims and survivors of sexual and domestic violence in the MetroWest area; against-violence.php. 24hr hotline: 1.800.593.1125 or 508.626,8686 (TTY-Friendly)

MA Residents 211. Dial 211 or 1.877.211.MASS (6277) available 24 hrs/day, 7 days a week. Supports callers by matching services to the most critical human service needs in times of crisis


Holliston Drug and Alcohol Awareness Coalition (HDAAC) Meetings

What: Join this group from HDAAC for anyone interested in substance prevention strategies in Holliston.

When: Tuesday, September 17th at 6:30pm

More Info: Meetings held at the Fire Station in Holliston.

Hidden in Plain Sight  -- A Special Exhibit (for ages 21+),

Natick Mall – September 10-26, 2019

An initiative to help caring adults spot signs of risky behavior:  teen alcohol and drug use


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