Say Something Anonymous Reporting App
Say Something is a youth violence prevention program from Sandy Hook Promise (SHP). SHP is a national, nonprofit organization led by several family members whose loved ones were killed in the tragic mass shooting at Sandy Hook School on December 14, 2012. SHP is focused on preventing gun violence (and other forms of violence and victimization) BEFORE it happens by attracting, educating and mobilizing youth and adults to identify, intervene and get help for individuals who may be at-risk of hurting themselves or others – we achieve this through delivery of our four Know the Signs prevention programs. Visit the Say Something website here.
Sandy Hook Promise has educated millions of youth and adults with its Know The Signs Violence Prevention Programs resulting in the intervention and prevention of multiple school shootings, suicides, guns, and other violent threats. Additionally, SHP prevention programs have helped reduce bullying, and get hundreds of youths mental health and wellness assistance. For more information visit www.sandyhookpromise.org.
Here is an example of some of the most common behaviors and incidents to report:
» Abuse (physical, verbal)
» Bullying or regular intimidation
» Bragging about an upcoming planned attack
» Depression, anxiety or loss of self-control
» Gun Violence / Violence
» Hopelessness, excessive guilt or worthlessness
» Reckless behavior
» Social isolation or withdrawal
» Substance abuse
» Suicide threats, cutting or other self-harm
» Weapons (use of and/or discussion about)
Sometimes it’s not always easy to spot the warning signs. Watch the ‘Evan’ video below, an example of a school gun violence threat that could have been stopped, to help you see the signs and help.