Send to a Friend

JackAdams's avatar

Are there any websites where a person who is contemplating suicide can go, for a kind of "live chat" with someone about it, and be totally anonymous?

Asked by JackAdams (6492points) August 21st, 2008

No, it is definitely not me who feels that way, but I have an online friend who has been talking about that, and I am really alarmed and frightened by her comments about ending her life.

Calling a suicide prevention telephone number is something she won’t consider doing, because she fears that the call would be traced and someone in a white suit would haul her away.

I’m seriously worried about my friend, and would welcome some advice regarding this, because I don’t know how to proceed with her, and frankly, I fear saying the wrong thing to her, that might “trigger” her making an attempt.

Using Fluther


Using Email

Separate multiple emails with commas.
We’ll only use these emails for this message.