Let's Go There: Rest in Peace, Nigel Shelby

Kevin Wong from the Trevor Project joins us to discuss this tragic passing

April 23, 2019

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A high school teenager died by suicide after being the target of homophobic bullying- the news was revealed over the weekend in a Facebook post. Nigel Shelby, a student at Huntsville High School in Huntsville, Alabama, was reportedly 15 at the time of his death. Kevin Wong, Head of Communications at The Trevor Project, joins Let's Go There to discuss startling stats around youth suicide and the tools available to get support.

If you or anybody you know is depressed or considering suicide, please call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline on 1-800-273-8255 or The Trevor Project on 1-866-488-7386