Support on social media

Date: 2018
(For resources, this is the publication date. For programs, this is the date posted.)

Information

Type:  Website
Author:  National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Publisher:  Author

This webpage includes three sections for providing support on social media.
•    Safety Processes on Social Media provides direction on how to report someone you are concerned about on various social media platforms. 
•    Support for Suicidal Individuals on Social and Digital Media Toolkit helps digital community managers and social media platforms establish safety policies for helping individuals in suicidal crisis. 
•    How to Engage on Social Media includes a few pointers from the toolkit for recognizing suicide risk and providing appropriate support, whether it be crisis services such as the Lifeline or referral to a mental health professional.