Jane #7

Stories from Janes who have called the hotline in Texas. Names and identifying details have been changed.

“I can’t ask my mom for help,” the caller said.

“She is bipolar and hasn’t gotten out of bed in weeks. My dad tries, he works three jobs to make sure me and my sisters are OK. He’s sick though, too. He just had a heart attack.”

“I can’t tell him this…I think it will kill him.”