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Release Date: November 08, 2018

by Chickasaw Nation Media Relations Office

The Chickasaw Nation Department of Family Services will host Love Lives On, an International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day event, Saturday, Nov. 17, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at East Central University’s Chickasaw Business and Conference Center in Ada.

Join the community of suicide loss survivors to find comfort and gain understanding as they share stories of healing and hope. Lunch will be provided.

“It’s a day when survivors, who often feel alone, can come together to share their experiences, strength and hope,” said Chickasaw Nation’s Prevention Specialist Deanna Carpitche.

Pre-registration is required, enroll online at by Friday, Nov. 9.

For more information, contact prevention services at (580) 272-1180 or

Visit to learn more about suicide intervention trainings available.

Last Updated: 09/16/2016