"Our firm deals with suicide, and other severe mental health issues, on a regular basis. With the recent high-profile suicides in our country, we felt the need to bring our community together in order to try and address this serious health crisis. " - Jennifer E. Longtin
DENVER (PRWEB) July 09, 2018
Jennifer E. Longtin, founder of The Law Office of Jennifer E. Longtin, and the National Alliance on Mental Illness(NAMI), are hosting a suicide prevention fundraiser on Friday, July 20, from 4-7 p.m. The event will take place at Maddie’s Restaurant, 2425 S. Downing Street, Denver, CO 80210.
According to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, suicide is the tenth leading cause of death in the United States, and each year approximately 44,965 Americans die by suicide.
“Our firm deals with suicide, and other severe mental health issues, on a regular basis. With the recent high-profile suicides in our country, we felt the need to bring our community together in order to try and address this serious health crisis,” said Longtin. “We are very proud to support NAMI’s efforts in this area, and across the field of mental health in our community.”
The event is open to the public and entry is free. “Our goal is to bring people together. The Law Office of Jennifer E. Longtin is sponsoring the event, with contributions from Maddie’s Restaurant, and we will be asking guests to donate to the cause,” added Longtin. Representatives from NAMI will be on-hand for discussions and to help connect interested individuals with volunteer opportunities and community support.
NAMI is the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness. NAMI relies on gifts and contributions to support its important work.
About Jennifer E. Longtin, The Law Office of Jennifer E. Longtin
Jennifer E. Longtin has tried cases ranging from simple traffic offenses and DUIs to murder and complex sex offenses. Jennifer is dedicated to serving the mentally ill who are involved in the criminal justice system; she litigates issues of competency, sanity, and uses a client’s situation and history to find treatment alternatives to incarceration. Practice areas of The Law Office of Jennifer E. Longtin include Felony/Misdemeanor, Municipal Court, Mental Health Defense, Victim Representation, Juvenile Defense, DUI/ Traffic Violations, Sex Offenses, Appeals and Post-Conviction Remedies, Sentencing, Petition to Seal Records, Temporary and Permanent Restraining Orders and Sex Offender De-Registration. For more information, please call (303) 747-6898, or visit http://www.jlongtinlaw.com. The law office is located at 2401 S. Downing Street, Denver, CO 80210.
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