It can be very overwhelming when someone you are close to is considering suicide. It’s great to be there for them but more often than not, professional intervention is needed. Check out the information below for some crucial tips on how to help stop a suicide.
(Anger, Embarrassment, etc)
(Check in on them regularly)
(Firearms, Rope, Pills etc.)
[If the person is a member of the military community, be sure to mention this so they can provide this person with custom support]
If someone posts on Social Media indicating that they are suicidal or self harming, there's a way to easily report it (on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram) and in some cases, even get them assistance via an online chat service. Click the relevant social media platform above for more info.