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Facebook Plans To Bring Suicide Prevention Tools

Looking at the current situation, where most of the people are dealing with the emotional trauma, they feel low, despondent and lack confidence. Some overcome it while others give up and quit their life.

The number of suicides taking place per year is skyrocketing and it is sad that it is mostly common among the young generation of the world.

Seeing all this, on this World Suicide Prevention Day, Facebook has joined hands with Samaritans.

Read on to the story for more details.

Facebook Plans To Bring Suicide Prevention Tools

Facebook Plans To Bring Suicide Prevention Tools

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September 10th is observed as World Suicide Prevention Day. 

September 10th is observed as World Suicide Prevention Day. 

Facebook took a step ahead 

Facebook took a step ahead 

Who are Samaritans? 

Who are Samaritans? 

Samaritans is an organization that supports people who are dealing with emotional disorder and are experiencing the feeling of distress, despair and suicidal thoughts.

Facebook will launch a series of suicide prevention tools. 

Facebook will launch a series of suicide prevention tools. 

The tools will also give an option to users to reach Samaritans and contact them. 

Why Facebook? 

Why Facebook? 

Julie de Bailliencourt, Facebook's European safety policy manager says, "People use Facebook to connect with friends and family, and that's why we're evolving the support, resources and advice available to people who are in distress and their concerned friends and family members."

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