After you take The Talk To Me Pledge to be a person people can go to if they need to talk, you can use the tools below to help someone that may be in crisis.
You are never alone. You are not responsible for anyone who chooses to take their own life. As friends, family and loved ones, all you can to is listen, support and assist the person in getting the help they need.
the person to resources and to a supportive, trusted adult.
and listen to the person’s feelings and take them seriously.
if a person has a plan to attempt suicide and tell someone you trust.
the person to get help and to call The Trevor Lifeline (866-488-7386)
These three letters, whether they’re emailed, texted or typed via chat, send a clear message: I Need to Talk Live.
Reaching out for help can be difficult. We aren’t always given the tools we need to get support. NTL makes asking for that support a little easier.
If what you have to say is too complicated to text
You can’t wait for an email reply
You just need to connect with someone in person or the phone.
It’s a clear message for the person on the receiving end.
NTL = Need to Talk Live.