FCC’s Ajit Pai hopes new 988 suicide prevention number will save lives

FCC’s Ajit Pai hopes new 988 suicide prevention number will save lives

FCC Chairman Ajit Pai testifies before a Senate oversight committee hearing.  Alex Wong/Getty Images For the most up-to-date news and information about the coronavirus pandemic, visit the WHO website. Ajit Pai, chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, wants the new 988 suicide prevention number to be as top of mind for Americans in a mental […]
FCC moves closer to establishing 988 suicide prevention hotline

FCC moves closer to establishing 988 suicide prevention hotline

Igor Golovniov/Getty Images The US Federal Communications Commission will vote on the final rules to designate 988 as the three-digit number for a national suicide prevention and mental health hotline. FCC Chairman Ajit Pai on Tuesday said the final vote will take...