TISHOMINGO – The Chickasaw Nation will host a Walk for Life from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, starting at the Chickasaw National Capitol grounds, 411 W. Ninth St.

After opening with prayer, the walk will begin and continue for several blocks before returning to the Chickasaw Capitol. Participants will receive a free T-shirt and have an opportunity to share stories or experiences concerning suicide.

The Chickasaw Nation Suicide Prevention Program offers services, and an interactive two-day training called Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training, along with a half-day suicide prevention training session called SafeTalk.

For more information, contact Deanna Carpitche at (580) 421-8734 or deanna.carpitche@chickasaw.net.