News: Suicide prevention

Wednesday 31st January 2018

NSPA conference rallies suicide prevention campaigners to make every action count

The annual National Suicide Prevention Alliance (NSPA) conference brought together more than 230...

Wednesday 31st January 2018

Samaritans CEO responds to Jeremy Hunt’s statement on mental health patients dying by suicide

“Suicide is preventable and we are pleased to see an increased focus on the safety of people at...

Monday 15th January 2018

Nine out of ten of us believe in reaching out with a brew, says Samaritans

Samaritans is turning Blue Monday into Brew Monday today (15 Jan) by encouraging people to get...

Monday 18th December 2017

Cross-party MPs make Christmas pledge to prevent suicide in 2018

Sign on the dotted line: MPs will be pledging to keep suicide prevention at the top of the agenda

MPs from all parties are getting together to sign a pledge to support suicide prevention in 2018 at...

Monday 18th December 2017

Suicides fall in Northern Ireland but rates still ‘alarmingly high’

The suicide rate in Northern Ireland has gone down by 7.6 per cent in the last year, ONS statistics...

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