For young adults who are feeling depressed and alone, check out Feeling Kinda Blue , an interactive social media site.
Chat online with others who are also experiencing depression. Post, blog, chat, share, connect, relate, renew ... a chance to escape isolation and find a sense of hope. Our trained clinicians monitor the site on a 24 hour basis. For emergency situations, call Provident's toll-free 24/7 Crisis Hotline at .
Hear our Life Crisis clinician, Billie Hartgrove, interviewed about Feeling Kinda Blue on Suicide Prevention Social Media (SPSM) on December 6, 2015.
The American Association of Suicidology (AAS) has recognized with the Association’s esteemed Excellence Award for Innovative Programming. “This program was selected due to the creative use of a social media site, effectively reaching out to young adults ages 18-28, providing support to individuals with mental health needs and the work they do in preventing suicide,” explains Pat Morris, LMHC, CDP and Crisis Centers Division Chair on the AAS Board of Directors. “Congratulations to the staff of Feelingkindablue.” Provident received the award at the Association’s annual meeting on April 9, 2014 in Los Angeles.