Be a Good Teammate
Teamwork really does make the dream work.
If you know of a friend or family member that might have a problem, the best thing you can do is speak up. Your words and actions make a difference. If you do not know where to start, that’s completely normal. The good news is that there are plenty of resources available to help.
A good place to start is by calling, texting, or chatting with a trained, licensed clinician. Help is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Talk: 877-718-5543, Text: morethanagamenc to 53342, Online Chat morethanagame.nc.gov
If you’re going to have the initial conversation with a friend or family member, it can be hard. Here are some tips to help.
- Understand the problem.
- Look for support.
- Encourage them to seek help.
- Support their efforts.
Remember, you’re being a good friend by reaching out.