A friend, especially an informed friend, can help make a difference for someone who may be struggling with thoughts of suicide or self-harm. The Rascal Flatts and The Jason Foundation invite you to start the journey to B1 of those informed friends by taking the B1 Pledge. B1 is designed to be quick, informative, and target the most important aspects of youth suicide prevention.
The purpose of B1 is to give you some of the information, tools and resources to better:
We are not trying to make you a counselor, but assist you in guiding a friend to help in your school or community.
Although no program or resource can guarantee to prevent suicide, you can increase your abilities to guide a friend to help by being informed and knowledgeable about warning signs and resources for help.