THRIVE Lifeline

This week, as we continue to consider what it means to thrive "together", we begin to focus on community care.

Why does community care matter to us? Due to our identities, so many of us have experienced:
  • isolation,
  • familial rejection.
  • barriers to education and jobs,
  • discrimination,
  • harm, 
  • misunderstanding,
  • lack of acceptance, 
  • and so much more
When we haven't received care or been affirmed in traditional spaces, we often seek care within community by looking for people who understand our experiences and will accept us for who we are. We want to feel safe, loved, and empowered. This is exactly why THRIVE Lifeline exists! We pair texters with crisis responders who "get it" and will stay with them to help keep them safe and to affirm their identities and experiences.

Read below to learn what texters tell us, or follow along all week in our social media channels to hear from volunteers and texters what community care means to them.

We take care of each other in community.

Ashley reached out last week to share the significance of being together. Read why having a "together" matters to Ashley:
Reply below to tell us what "together" means to you! 

We'll be sharing your comments and images with our communities all month long and look forward to celebrating with you, together.
We're excited to announce the THRIVE Merchandise store!

You voted and we listened! THRIVE established a merchandise store with our friends at to sell T-shirts and other assorted products. We can't thank you enough for voting over the last few weeks to help us choose shirt designs. Huge shoutout to Yingluo for creating the designs for our merchandise! 

20% of all merchandise sales will go directly to THRIVE services, helping to pay for our:
  • 24/7/365 text-based crisis line,
  • RECRUIT Undergraduate Internship,
  • Curriculum development and educational outreach, and
  • TRANS affirmation cards and support groups.
Stop by the store to buy your favorites, and share the store link with your communities to help us get the word out about THRIVE!

*If you have any additional ideas for T-shirt designs, please reach out via We'll share them back to you all after their creation!
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We recognize the power of community in keeping each other alive, affirming each other in our identities and experiences, and in providing an ongoing source of care. Whoever you are, wherever you are, THRIVE is here for you. 

Text "THRIVE" to +1.313.662.8209, 24/7/365, any time you need to talk to someone who gets it.

It is an honor to share space with you.

Please note: As a 988 alternative, we seek to deescalate, to meet you where you are, and to form relevant safety plans together with you. We do not practice non-consensual active rescue. When you reach out to THRIVE, we value your consent and your safety.
Follow along with us on our Instagram and Facebook pages.
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