Statement on Aurora Active Shooter Incident


Illinois ENA stands with the victims, their loved ones and colleagues as a result of the horrific and tragic active shooter incident that took place last Friday at the Henry Pratt Co in Aurora, IL.

Gun violence has no place in the workplace. We offer our most sincere heartfelt and deepest condolences to the families of the victims who lost their lives.

Every day our first responders protect, serve, and support our communities.  To all first responders who responded or intervened to this senseless violence, your actions saved lives.

Mental health resources are available, including:

  • The TURN Center is offering extended services including expanded hours of their Trauma Counseling Helpline: 1-833-TURN-123
  • Regional Illinois CISM teams 24/7 emergency access: 1-800-225-CISD (2473)
  • National Suicide Prevention Hotline: 1-800-273-8255