To dream of giving someone help represents awareness of yourself encouraging or supporting a cause. It may also reflect a decision to respect yourself, take action, or believe in yourself. Negatively, it may be a sign that you are encouraging behavior or situations that may not be in your best interest. Encouraging something that you know is wrong.
To dream of helping an enemy or evil person may represent giving in to negative intentions or bad behavior. It may also reflect feelings about yourself succumbing to “evil.” Alternatively, it may reflect problems you are giving up on. Throwing away power on purpose or choosing to be a loser. Helping enemies or evil people may also symbolize your wish for bad things to happen to yourself or others.
To dream of needing or asking for help represents feelings of being lost, overwhelmed, or inadequate in some way.
Negatively, needing help in a dream may be a sign that you are not being vocal enough or trying hard enough to get people’s attention focused on your problems. Silently suffering with your problems. Being too introverted about your problems.
To dream of seeing someone asking for help may reflect an awareness of yourself not taking enough action on problems when you are lost, overwhelmed, or feelings inadequate. Negatively, it may reflect your willful blindness of other people’s problems.
Example: A young boy dreamed of drowning and yelling for help. In waking life he was being sexually abused by his teenage brother and felt powerless to stop it. The dream may have reflected his introverted feelings about desperately wanting to stop the abuse.