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    Contributed Stories of Strength from May Workshop

    In May, Fairbanks Wellness Coalition held a Stories of Strength Workshop where participants wrote about a time when they stuggled or help or helped someone who was struggling.  Below is one of the stories from that workshop. The author gave us permission to share it on the Fairbanks Wellness Coalition Blog.  If you would like to share your own Story of Strength email 

    Together We Can Prevent Suicide


    Daily News-Miner community perspective

    by Karen Taber, Fairbanks Wellness Coalition Coordinator

    Apr 16, 2017​

    Thankfully, we live in a community where people care and support one another. In fact, Fairbanks is well-known for it. We’ll stop and help someone on the side of the road when it is 30 below.