From the year 2010 to 2012 the reported rate of suicides in Sault Ste. Marie increased by 317%.
There isn’t much empty space on Jennifer Dickson’s walls. Almost every square inch of her vertical surfaces are covered with pictures of friends, family, inspirational quotes and the occasional comic strip clipping. Even book shelves and table tops bear an endless display of small trinkets. Every little snapshot down to the smallest knick-knack reminds Jennifer that she is loved by many and that she is going to be ‘ok’. These are necessary external triggers that compensate for what, at times, her brain isn’t doing.
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