The Vermilion Behavioral Health Systems at Longleaf Hospital, Acadiana Addiction Center is hosting a Carnival of Life Suicide Prevention Awareness fundraiser.

It begins at 11am this Saturday, September 15, at the UL Alumni Center on St. Mary Blvd in Lafayette. The carnival will feature food, games, prizes and music.

All proceeds will go to 232-HELP, and agency whose mission is to help those in crisis return to a healthy and productive lifestyle in the community.

For more information, contact the Acadiana Addiction Center at (855) 242-0965.