Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, & Youth Suicide

The Illinois Department of Public Health along with the Illinois Suicide Prevention Alliance have published injury prevention information in regards to the suicide rates of the LGBT youth community. The rates of suicide within this community is 2 to 5 times high than the general population. This information guide provides:

  • Risk Factors
  • Signs
  • Prevention Information
  • and resources for individuals seeking help.

View the pdf from IDPH [opens new window]


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