TAZEWELL, Va. (WVVA) -Thanksgiving is, for a lot of, a time of happiness with family members, however, for some, the vacation season could be stuffed with despair and loneliness. We spoke to Michelle Alley, the Chief Dispatcher of the Tazewell 911 Middle who says she notices a rise in calls from individuals who really feel depressed and are considering suicide round Thanksgiving.
“Simply the vacation season. This time of the yr just isn’t at all times a joyous time for everybody. You’ve some individuals which are lonely,” says Alley
If you’re considering suicide, don’t hesitate to offer the nationwide suicide prevention lifeline a name.
That quantity is 1-800-273-talk.
You can too textual content ‘house’ to 7-4-1-7-4-1.
And if you already know somebody who could also be alone this time of the yr, think about reaching out to them.
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