(Content Warning: Suicide, rape)
“Everyone is worthy of life.”
If you’ve considered or attempted suicide, you’re not alone. In this video, survivors share openly about life before their attempts and how they’ve learned to cope since then.
These stories reveal a lot about the factors that can lead to suicide, including struggles with depression, bullying, and violence. But they also offer hope in the options for finding help if you’re struggling.
When you’re feeling hopeless, remember what these survivors learned about reaching out and searching within yourself for what you need to survive hard times.
The survivors in this video have some powerful reminders that you’re worthy of life, and you are not alone.
The Editors at Everyday Feminism
If you or someone you know are thinking about suicide, you can always call:
- The National Suicide Prevention Helpline: 1-800-273-8255
- The Trevor Lifeline for LGBTQIA+ youth: 1-866-488-7386
- Trans Lifeline: 1-877-565-8860
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To learn more about this topic, check out:
- Search suicide 6 Harmful Myths About Suicide We Need to Unlearn
- 7 Ways to Actively Support Suicide Attempt Survivors