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What To Do If Someone Is Suicidal – Checklist

What To Do If Someone Is Suicidal – Checklist

What To Do - Checklist Are they safe? Are there sharp objects or pills? Do they have a positive support system? Have they eaten today? Is there a favorite hobby you could engage with them? If they have a therapist, have them been contacted by the person? This is very...

Safe Haven Updates

We met with the owners of Throw Pittsburgh  & this event is going to be AMAZING! It will either be at the McKnight Rd location or the Waterfront of Pittsburgh. It will either be August 11 or 18th at 6pm. There will be $1 ax throws as well as a raffle & prizes for...

Now Morgan Freeman….*TW*

Aw come on, don't take Morgan Freeman from us too. Seriously...what the hell is going on? Or should I say what the hell happened back in the day? Why is everyone coming forward now? What makes it safe now? Isn't there a statute of limitations? These are all questions...

Hormone Therapy and What You Need to Know. 

By: CJ McGauley       This one goes out to all my Trans peeps out there as well as anyone else that might be using or going to use this in the future/now.       Okay first off in case you don’t know what I’m talking about here’s a definition: Transgender hormone...

How To Tell If You Are Being Catfished

I did a blog about long distance and that it is worth it, however, it can be scary and sometimes even dangerous. We have all heard of the obvious show called Catfish, so in 2018 it is still happening. You would think by now people would have a better understanding...

Is Love Worth The Distance

It has been a trending thing tha many LGBTQ relationships start off or are considered long distance relationships. Many people say that it will never work and that it is not worth the time and effort. I think they are wrong! People do a lot of things for love that do...

You Might Be Gay If…

According to society there are many things that people say they can “tell” if someone is lesbian or gay. Obviously it is not always true but who are we kidding some of them are very true. She’s a lesbian if.... She wears flannel I think we draw to them because they...

Risk Factors For Suicide *TW*

Risk factors are characteristics that make it more likely that someone will consider, attempt, or die by suicide. They can't cause or predict a suicide attempt, but they're important to be aware of. Mental disorders, particularly mood disorders, schizophrenia, anxiety...

Pride Month & Calender

June is dawning on us soon, to those in the LGBTQ+ Community this is a huge deal because June is Pride Month! *cue rainbows, glitter, and unicorns* (Is that too cliche and cheesy? Oh well, let’s be real we all smiled.) As part of educating and spreading awareness to...

Violence Within Our Community

By: Cj McGauley       Yesterday I shared some numbers about the amount of teen LGBT members that are homeless. Today I began to research the topic of violence in our beloved community. Since 1991 there has been more than 100,000 hate crimes in the United States alone....