It is important for us to come together to prevent our friends from taking any untoward step.
We often fail unwittingly, to lend a helping hand in their hour of distress, because more often than not, we are incapable of recognising the symptoms and hence are unable to provide the necessary support.
It is also crucial for people to realise that they will find help, if only they would seek it.
The aim of the panel discussion, “Holding on to the Light”, is to raise awareness about this issue and also to look for possible solutions.
Because, in an inclusive society, suicide prevention is everyone’s responsibility.