Rapid response group forms after recent spike in youth suicide in Wollongong, Kiama

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By Lisa Wachsmuth
Updated June 28 2021 - 2:22pm, first published May 7 2021 - 4:30am
Ribbons line the main street in Gerringong last year, for the Yellowing Up Gerringong campaign to put the spotlight on youth suicide. Picture: Adam McLean

A spate of suicide deaths in the Illawarra in recent weeks has seen the formation of a rapid response group to take urgent action.

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Lisa Wachsmuth

Deputy Editor

Deputy editor and health reporter at the Illawarra Mercury, covering stories in the Wollongong, Shellharbour and Kiama local government areas. For news tips email lwachsmuth@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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