Feb 25, 2014 | Treat people like People
It has been a really busy month, which is good news!
We have officially set a date for an event happening in Palmyra, PA. We have been working tirelessly towards getting this event ready, so I have been slacking on the blog updates. For that, I apologize.
Today I want to discuss LGBT youth. For those of you unaware, LGBT stands for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender. You may also see them referred to as LGBTQQ, which stands for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, and Questioning. Before I continue, I want to remind you that the goal of Please Live is to show that there is hope and there is healing for the emotional struggles you may be experiencing. We believe that everyone, regardless of race, gender, religion, age, or personal views, deserves to live a happy and healthy life. We ask you, reader, to put aside your personal views of this lifestyle, and instead look upon this people group as exactly that. People. [...]
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Make a mark for Mark - Palmyra Church of the Brethren | May 18th, 2014 @ 4:00pm | Download Poster
Please Live is coming to Palmyra, PA to host a huge mental health fair. We will be discussing depression, anxiety, and suicide, how to identify symptoms in yourself and in your friends, how to help a loved one who is struggling, where to go to receive help, and what happens when you seek treatment. So far we have nine confirmed service agencies who will be present to answer your questions and help support the community. For more information, check out our facebook event page. If you are a service agency that would like to be part of our event, or if you are a business that is interested in sponsoring the event, please email us at email@example.com
Mental Health First Aid Training | Mental Wellness Awareness Association
Did you know you are more likley to encounter someone in a mental health crisis than in any medical crisis? This valuable training teaches you the skills to assess and intervene in a variety of mental health situations. Click here to visit our partners at the Mental Wellness Awareness Association for upcoming training events.
Looking for resources on Suicide & Depression? Here are a few of our favorites. For a complete list, check out our Resources page!