Posted on August 26, 2020 · Posted in

HopeNet of Carpinteria presents an on-line observance of Suicide Prevention & Awareness Month.
In lieu of our annual in-person Candlelight Vigil in honor of World Suicide Prevention Day, please join
us online anytime* during the month of September in order to celebrate those lives that have been
lost or who have struggled with depression and suicide.

On-line observance of Suicide Prevention & Awareness Month.


Our guest speakers via video include: U.S. Congress member Salud Carbajal, Santa Barbara County
Supervisor Das Williams, Carpinteria Mayor Wade Nomura, Carpinteria City Council member Fred
Shaw, Carpinteria/Summerland Fire Department Battalion Chief Brian Roberson, Santa Barbara
Response Network (SBRN) Founders, Anthony Rodriguez and Jina Carvahlo, who is also Director of
Communications and Public Relations at the Glendon Association and HopeNet of Carpinteria Vice-
President Dr. Deborah Smilovitz Foster. Music of healing and hope by Hugo Macario of Ensamble
Vientos Del Sur.
*Watch the videos by going to our website or our Facebook page
(HopeNet of Carpinteria) or go to Santa Barbara Response Network web page and also City of Carpinteria website at and search
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