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Suicide Crisis

Wednesday 8th May / presented by Karun Cowper

The Indymedia crew spoke to Robert and Selina Eggington in the studio about the suicide crisis within the Aboriginal community, and the valuable work of the Dumbartung Aboriginal Corporation.

In Australia in 2012 more people died from suicide then from road deaths. It is estimated that 180 people attempt suicide everyday and within the Aboriginal population the rate is 30% greater then within our white population.

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If you need to talk to someone then please seek help.

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