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Please be advised that scheduled programs, activities, and events may be affected throughout the month. Command and Family and MWR are committed to protecting our customers and employees and will take precautionary measures to promote a healthy community. Dates, locations, and times for MWR Programs, services, and activities are subject to change. We will be posting updates on our DFMWR COVID-19 Updates Page. Thank you for your understanding.

Suicide Warning Signs

Suicide can affect anyone, including children and youth. Take care of the young people you know. Recognize the warning signs. Sudden loss of interest in hobbies, a focus on death and dying, or feelings of hopelessness can be warning signs of suicidal ideation. School absenteeism, a drop in grades, or giving away possessions can also be indicators. Look out for changes in appetite or sleep patterns. Bottom line: if you sense a problem, get help.


Seek assistance at your local school or medical facility. Call CYS or Family Advocacy. Military Family Life Counselors or family pediatricians can help, too. Most importantly: don’t ignore the signs.

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