PAPYRUS Prevention of Young Suicide

Agent Details
PAPYRUS Prevention of Young Suicide
First Floor, Camomile House (West Midlands Office)
Embassy Drive,
Edgbaston, Birmingham
B15 1TP
0121 437 0411
Operating in Redditch and Bromsgrove
Additional Details
Papyrus exists to reduce the number of young people who take their own lives by shattering the stigma around suicide and equipping young people and their communities with the skills to recognise and respond to suicidal behaviour. We do the following: HOPELINEUK - advisers want to work with you to understand why these thoughts of suicide might be present. They also want to provide you with a safe space to talk through anything happening in your life that could be impacting on your or anyone else’s ability to stay safe. For children and young people under the age of 35 who are experiencing thoughts of suicide. For anyone concerned that a young person could be thinking about suicide. Call: 0800 068 4141 / Text: 07860039967 / Email: Opening hours: 9am – midnight every day of the year (Weekends and Bank Holidays included) SUPPORT: We provide confidential support and advice to young people struggling with thoughts of suicide, and anyone worried about a young person through our helpline, EQUIP: We engage communities and volunteers in suicide prevention projects and deliver training programmes to individuals and groups. This includes equipping local councils, healthcare professionals and school staff with suicide prevention skills. INFLUENCE: We aim to shape national social policy and make a significant contribution to the local and regional implementation of national suicide prevention strategies wherever we can.