Big White Wall is a peer support network that encourages you to be open about what is on your mind, to learn more about yourself and to work through what is troubling you. All members are asked to keep to these house rules.
You are asked to take responsibility for yourself on Big White Wall and to make sure that you Keep safe.
You are requested not to share information that will identify you personally or seek to discover or reveal the identity of another member. In this respect we also ask that you do not upload identifiable photographs of yourself or others onto bricks or avatars.
You are encouraged to ask for support, to make decisions for yourself and to let other members know what you find more or less helpful in their responses.
You are encouraged to express fully and honestly whatever is on your mind and to take responsibility for what you choose to share. You are asked to be mindful that many members are emotionally vulnerable and you are asked not to contribute content that may provoke others to harm themselves or others.
You are encouraged to think of Big White Wall as a support for, and not as a replacement of, your life offline.
You are asked to be supportive to other members and to treat them with respect and sincerity. This means you listen to other members, share helpful experiences and insights, ask them open questions, support them and offer constructive feedback. You are asked not to provide advice as we each have to make up our own minds what is best for us.
You are asked to alert a Wall Guide to any member that appears to be at immediate risk of harming themselves or another.
You are encouraged to highlight any threats you perceive to yourself or others on Big White Wall and to report inappropriate behaviour through the ‘Report’ or ‘Ask Guide’ buttons. Wall Guides respond rapidly and appropriately.
You are encouraged to respect the commitments and promises you make to others.
You are invited to Get in touch with the team at Big White Wall with your concerns, interests and feedback.
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Big White Wall is intended for those over the age of 16