Two Billings Women Work to Reduce Stigma of Mental Illness
Kaitlyn Cochran and Tara Cady are on a joint mission.
Each is a bright, college-educated woman. Each is a VISTA volunteer living and working in Billings. Each is in her 20s.
And, each lives with mental illness.
Together, they have launched a fundraising and awareness campaign at NAMI Billings to height…
2013 Continues Montana's Disturbing Suicide Trend
For the past forty years, Montana has consistently placed as one of the five states with the highest suicide rate in the country. Though the final numbers won't be available till June, preliminary reports show that 2013 actually saw an increase in the number of suicides.