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Concerned about someone on social media?

If someone you know is posting concerning content on social media or talking about suicide, it’s important to speak up right away.  Here’s how you can contact the safety teams for today’s top social media websites:

Facebook

Click here to report suicidal content on Facebook.  Be sure to fill out the form as completely as possible so the Facebook safety team can investigate.

Twitter

Click here to report self harm or suicidal content on Twitter.  Twitter will contact the reported user and offer resources.

Instagram

To report suicidal or self-harm content on Instagram, follow these steps:

  1. Tap (iPhone and Windows Phone) or(Android) below the post
  2. Tap Report Inappropriate
  3. Select This photo puts people at risk > Self-harm

Click here to for more information.

YouTube

To report content on YouTube, click on the more icon and then the flag icon under a video.  For  issue, select “Harmful Dangerous Acts” and then choose “Suicide or Self-Injury.” Be sure to select submit at the bottom in order to send your report.