Tamworth suicide statistics released by AIHW show men disproportionately affected; organisations urge people to reach out

Anna Falkenmire
By Anna Falkenmire
Updated April 14 2021 - 2:11pm, first published August 11 2020 - 8:00am
TRAGIC FIGURES: New statistics have revealed Tamworth's suicide rates over the past five years. Photo: Shutterstock

IN FIVE years, 75 people have died by suicide in the Tamworth, Armidale, Gunnedah and Liverpool Plains local government areas.

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Anna Falkenmire

Anna Falkenmire

Journalist

Anna Falkenmire is a news journalist at the Northern Daily Leader in Tamworth, reporting mostly on court, crime and COVID-19. Story tips are always welcome at afalkenmire@northerndailyleader.com.au and you can keep up with her stories via @annafalky on Twitter.

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