Video: Johns Creek dad speaks about son's suicide

Event at Newtown Park teams up mentors with athletes



John Trautwein's speech during the Suicide Prevention (SPEA) Meeting in Cleveland on Oct 6.

This Saturday, Oct. 19, don't miss “Life Teammates” Day at Newtown Park, 3150 Old Alabama Road in Johns Creek. High school mentors will be on hand for every single recreation baseball, boys lax, girls lax, boys soccer and girls soccer and flag football game.

The mentors will inspire youth with the “love your teammates speech” and hand out wrist bands.

There are about 100 mentors and over 1,100 children and families, music, souvenirs and more.

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