Search for hope in Kimberley suicide prevention

The Kimberley is notorious for some of the worst rates of suicide in the world, but the region is drawing on its strengths to prevent more deaths and support those left behind. When Gooniyandi man and Broome resident Scott Wilson was 17, his older cousin took his own life. “About six years ago my close older cousin, he committed suicide,” Mr Wilson told ABC Kimberley’s Nestor Jordan. “It was very hard to understand why, you know, what was he going through that actually led him to this point where he thought ‘I am going to end my life’.” The questions…
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