13th of November, 2021. Guyana, South AmericaLast updated: November 14, 2021 at 17:28 pm
A young Guyanese woman has reportedly taken her own life today, 13th of November, 2021 after making public Facebook posts about being in an abusive relationship and being a victim of domestic violence.
Dian Mandokin was born in Moco Moco Village Region 9, but later moved to the city to live with her common law partner and their children.
On the 8th of November, 2021, Dian shared the following post:
On the 13th of November, 2021, at around 2 PM, it was reported that the young woman committed suicide.
Dian was 25 years old at the time of her death. She leaves behind her two young daughters under the age of 5.
Team Guyana, South America extends heartfelt condolences to the relatives and friends of Dian Mandokin. We further wish to encourage all Guyanese to reach out to someone if you are having suicidal thoughts. Please consider the following resources:
Toll Free Suicide Hotline: (592) 600 7896 and (592) 623 4444 (WhatsApp Available). Please note that these toll free numbers can be called even if you don’t have phone credit.
Landlines: (592) 223-0001 and (592) 223-0009