WEST PALM BEACH — The West Palm Beach VA Medical Center will provide free gun locks and other resources during its drive-thru event for Suicide Prevention Month on Tuesday, Sept. 22, from 9 to 11 a.m., at the West Palm Beach VA Medical Center outside of the VA Chapel, 7305 N. Military Trail in West Palm Beach.
September is Suicide Prevention Month. Veterans are invited to a drive thru event at the West Palm Beach VA Medical Center to pick up a free canvas bag filled with free gifts and resources.
Gun Locks are available for veterans needing help keeping their firearm(s) safely stored. Veterans will also receive a coupon for a free beverage at the West Palm Beach VA Medical Center’s Canteen.
All participants must remain in their car and wear a mask when driving by the pick-up location.
If you are a Veteran in a mental health crisis and you are thinking about hurting yourself - or you know a Veteran who is considering this — get help right away. You are not alone. The Veterans Crisis Line is available 24/7, 365 days a year at 1-800-273-8255, option 1.