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Suicide has been described as a “permanent solution to a temporary problem”. Sometimes distressing problems can appear permanent and it can seem that things will never get better. This... read more
Call 999; Call Lifeline on 0808 808 8000; Get someone to take you... read more
It is distressing to realise that someone close to you may be thinking about... read more
Organisations that can help with Suicide
Emergency rescue service.
Preservation of human life in and around the River Foyle
Zest is a counselling service for self-harm and suicidal behaviour. Zest is currently operating in the Western, Northern and Southern Trusts providing, counselling,... read more
Children and young people bereaved by suicide support project. Open Referral.
GP Referral only service
Samaritans is available 24 hours a day 365 days of the year to provide confidential emotional support for people who are experiencing feelings of emotional distress or despair, including... read more
ASIST - Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training/ SafeTalk
Forum for Action on Substance Abuse and Suicide Awareness offering : crisis response, counselling service/youth, holistic therapies, intervention services, educational services, training... read more
Vision - Out Vision of the future is one where society actively promotes positive emotional health and wellbeing, gives everyone the freedom to grow and provides access to excellent... read more
Opportunity Youth provide crisis mentoring interventions and support to young people and vulnerable adults, up to 21 presenting with issues around social ideation, self harm, suicide... read more
If you or someone you know is in distress or despair, no matter what your age or where you live in Northern Ireland Lifeline is here to help you. Lifeline counsellors are available 24... read more
The Koram Centre is Strabane’s Listening Ear and Counselling Association. Over the years we have provided one to one support to increasing numbers of vulnerable people in the Strabane area... read more
Counselling / Psychotherapy / Support Groups / Complementary Therapies
To deliver bereavement support to those bereaved by suicide and organise a bridging support structure for those recently bereaved. To provide intervention services for those at risk of... read more
Support services for children and young people (under the age of 18) bereaved or affected by suicide within Fermanagh District Council
Provides a space where the bereaved can meet with others bereaved by suicide to talk about their experiences and support each other to cope with challenges. The group meets the 1st and 3rd... read more
PATHS is an inter-denominational voluntary group formed to support families and individuals bereaved by suicide.
Trinity Community Counselling Service is a BACP Accredited Service providing a professional and confidential community based Counselling Services to children, young people and adults... read more
Outreach and promotional work on suicide prevention Peer support meetings for families bereaved by suicide Mobile phone information and signposting service Access to counselling and... read more
Support services for people in suicidal crisis and those impacted by suicide including specialised support for young people bereaved through suicide and care services to help people engage... read more
We offer a one to one therapeutic counselling service for individuals who are experiencing emotional distress. We offer training in the area of suicide intervention.We can provide a... read more
Complementary Therapies (including Reflexology, Therapeutic Massage, Aromatherapy Massage, Bowen and Physio acoustic sound wave therapy), Life Coaching and Stress Management & Personal... read more
PIPS Newry & Mourne are committed to providing support services to families who have lost loved ones through suicide and provide immediate support to people in mental and emotional... read more
The Foundation provides prevention, intervention and post-vention services to anyone affected by mental illness, self harm and/or suicide. Our method of approach connects the individual... read more
Cruse Bereavement Care aims to promote the well-being of bereaved people and to enable anyone suffering a bereavement to understand their grief and cope with their loss.
To give voice to the community and influence all matters relating to Protect Life - A Shared Vision within the Southern area Trust.
Outreach and support services for all those who are self-harming and / or suicidal.
Coordination of Protect Life Trainoing plan across the Southern area
Information on suicide / self-harm prevention, support and initiatives within SHSCT. Information on services include those within the statutory and community/voluntary sector. We also... read more
Public Initiative for Prevention of Suicide and Self Harm. Started in 2007 by people who had been affected by suicide. PIPS aim to save lives, create awareness and understanding of suicide... read more
Specialist telephone helpline service offering non-judgemental support, practical advice and information to people up to the age of 35 years who are worried about themselves and to anyone... read more
Listening ear for those in distress across Northern Ireland.
Training (free) for anyone aged over 15 years
Training includes: Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST), Safe Talk - Suicide Awareness, Understanding Self-... read more
Services for those directly or indirectly affected by substance misuse or suicide/self-harm. One stop shop service for young people also provided
The National Association for People Abused in Childhood (NAPAC)Â support adults who have suffered any type of abuse in childhood.Â They have a national freephone support line and an email... read more
Aware Defeat Depression is the only charity in Northern Ireland working exclusively for those with depression. We also support carers and friends of family of those with depression. ... read more
Provides free ‘Provoking Thought’ Workshops to schools, colleges and other youth settings. Workshops can be tailored to meet the needs of the group and focus is on... read more