When her dad passed on June 30 from COVID-19, Kristin Urquiza launched Marked by COVID to honor her father, collect stories of people who have been impacted by COVID-19, and inspire safer public health policies.
Portland Police Bureau Chief Jami Resch calls related to suicide have increased by 23%—that is a 41% increase since this time in 2019. It is vital to prioritize your mental health during this public health crisis. There are resources available to every Portlander. Portland Suicide Lifeline is 503-972-3456—text “help” to 741-741.