Candlelight vigil for suicide prevention to be held Sept. 12

The Clermont County Suicide Prevention Coalition will host its 12th annual candle- light vigil to remember, honor, and cherish the lives of those individuals lost to suicide in Clermont County over the past year at 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 12 at Veterans Park in Union Township.

Five million living Americans have lost a close family member or friend to suicide. Anyone whose life has been touched by suicide is welcome to attend and pay tribute to their loved one.

There will be a ceremonial lighting of candles, balloon release, and performance by West Clermont By-Request Choir.

This event is sponsored by: The Clermont County Mental Health & Recovery Board in collaboration with the Clermont County Suicide Prevention Coalition.