A community supporting one another towards mental wellness and reducing suicide.
Midwest Yellow Ribbon for Life Inc. promotes mental wellness and prevention of suicide while enhancing life in our community through education, support and linking to local support services
Midwest Yellow Ribbon for Life Inc. was established in 1998 by Kate Rickerby. After experiencing a suicide in her family, Kate began to look into suicide prevention and support groups. Finding that there were not any groups locally.
Life Beyond Suicide
A support group for those who have lost a loved one to suicide. This 8 week course (2hrs per week), covers the grieving process. This therapeutic group is about supporting each person’s unique grief process and finding resources to aid healing.
Conversations for Life
Conversations for Life, moving the dial back from a suicide crisis point to focus on the communication and influencing skills for helping vulnerable others when they are becoming overwhelmed.