iPhone’s Siri offering help to those expressing suicidal thoughts‘Thanks to some extraordinary efforts by the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline in the United States, Apple’s “Siri” feature on iPhones will highlight that people expressing suicidal thoughts or seeking help for feeling suicidal will be offered the Lifeline’s toll-free phone number. The Huffington Post has an informative article and screen shots about the new capability. If you’re not sure what Siri is, it lets you talk to your iPhone to ask it for help about any variety of topics. Wikipedia has an informative article about Siri.
Jackie co-founded iCarol in 2004 after working as a helpline volunteer at a Distress Center in Canada . With a background in Engineering, Technology and Marketing, Jackie is COO and Director of Marketing for iCarol.
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