Suicides Are On The Rise Nationwide Including Pennsylvania

05.02.19 | Brandon Dickson

There are more than 2,000 suicides every year in the Keystone State.

Suicide prevention advocate Francesca Pileggi insists there are many resources for those struggling.

Govan Martin, part of this year's suicide prevention conference in Harrisburg, says if you're contemplating ending your life, you can text a crisis textline at 741741.

He says teenagers attempt suicide more than any other age group.