Native kids aged 10 to 24 have the highest rate of suicide of any age group in Minnesota -- more than three times that of white kids.
But there's a program in the Cities that's giving Native kids all kinds of tools - including traditional ones - to help keep them alive and safe and thriving.
How Do We Talk About Suicide on ojibwe.net
Keep the Fire Alive at the Indigenous Peoples Task Force
Keep the Fire Alive on Facebook
If you are having trouble coping or thinking about suicide please call the Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273-8255. Or text ‘MN’ to 741741