I Want to Help People But I Don't Know How

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    my name is Johnny my girlfriend used to like

    daddy yankee but now she's changed she's obsessed with black veil bribes and I don't know how to save her if she keeps listening to them she is going to turn gothic. I don't know what to do?
    Johnny1446 Johnny1446
    18-21, M
    Sep 12, 2015

    I come across so many people dealing with

    suicidal thoughts, self-harm, depression, loneliness, loss... just people going through a hard time and are at their wit's end, pouring their hearts out and seeking help. I find myself trying to ignore them, not knowing what to say, and I'm so bothered that it's like that. I...
    astateofdisarray astateofdisarray
    18-21, F
    2 Responses May 12, 2015

    I want to make a difference

    but it's so hard when no one will accept help.
    taytayjohns taytayjohns
    18-21, F
    Aug 22, 2014

    I want to help people

    but its hard. I can barely help myself. I have so many issues too. When I go to get some "me" time I end up leaving my friends to suffer alone. I feel so bad. I don't know what to do. How can I help someone who doesn't even want help? How can I improve myself when I have to...
    ponycupcake ponycupcake
    18-21, F
    6 Responses Aug 22, 2014

    my close friend's mom has been contacting me

    recently searching for some answer on her suspensions to her daughter's actions and whereabouts.. she does confirm to me if what my friend have telling her is true. half of it was surprisingly not; my friend have been using my name, telling her mom that it's me she's with, when...
    micz521 micz521
    22-25, F
    1 Response Aug 21, 2015

    My best friends younger brother has just moved

    to switzerland with his father after their parents divorced. He is only 13 and after a few months their he is falling behind and skipping school. Its the language barrier that prevents him from adapting and all the other kids just laugh at him whenever he makes a mistake. He...
    r4pt0r1980 r4pt0r1980
    36-40
    1 Response Jun 14, 2015

    Yesterday, I was doing some strolling

    and someway along the route, I saw a woman squatting on the track. She's probably around 30? I thought she was resting or perhaps talking to a little kid or something. But when I walked past her, I saw she was covering her face with her palms and the phone on the ground. I can...
    HappieStinger HappieStinger
    41-45, M
    1 Response Apr 26, 2014
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