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

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.



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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