If you or someone you know is in danger of suicide, please seek help immediately. You should:

  • Call 999;
  • Call Lifeline on 0808 808 8000;
  • Use your local emergency department.

Don’t try to manage your or someone else’s suicidal thoughts on your own. Remember, thoughts about suicide are just that – thoughts. They won’t last forever and often they pass quickly. Many people who have had serious thoughts about suicide have said that they feel completely different only hours later.
You can read more by following the links below:



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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 those which may lead to suicide.   Offices throughout NI, please check website to find details of your nearest office.

Main services

Depression Self-harm Suicide

Trust area

Belfast Trust

Regional service


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