The loss of a life is tragic. Be it a friend, a family member, a teacher, or a loved
one, it will always hurt. Many times we do not know how to tell if someone is struggling
with depression or suicidal ideations and often do not know were to turn for help.
One of the hardest things in helping someone else is knowing when to ROAR...Reach
Out and Respond!
Reach Out! Seek advise from a campus resource-- University Counseling Center, UPD, Area
Coordinator, Teacher, Advisor...
Be a friend. If you know someone who is experiencing depression or that you suspect
is suicidal, reach out to them. Take the time to learn about their problems, their
struggles, and their experiences. Respond to them with a kind, concerned attitude.
Never be judgmental.