We are working to increase understanding of self-harm and improve support for those affected.
Hidden Too Long: uncovering Self-Harm in Scotland
Our new report examines experiences of self-harm and support seeking in Scotland, and what policy & services can do to strengthen support.
Steven, from Ayrshire, began to self-harm during a difficult time in his life. He shares his experience of reaching out for help and why it's so important we tackle the stigma around self-harm.
Meeting the challenge: next steps on self-harm in Scotland
In the second phase of our engagement work, we sought to explore self-harm in greater detail and work with others to co-produce recommendations for a renewed national policy approach.