Directly asking a person if they are having thoughts of suicide may for some people be a frightening and even overwhelming thought. That's OK; it is for most people the first time they ask the suicide question. If such is the case for you don't despair. You can still help when you have reason to believe a friend is at risk. R U Safe Today can be a starting point to help you help a friend.
By asking R U Safe Today in a calm non-judgmental tone and with a willingness to learn more you open the door for a person at risk of suicide to share more and rediscover hope.
Any step to help another person always takes courage on your part. R U Safe Today was created to help you have that courage. The daily tips offered on our facebook page provide you with insights to increase awareness and resources that help you become an advocate of intervention for those at risk.