Suicidal Thoughts

Provide expert, accredited advice and information to everyone affected by mental health problems.

Helpline (Sheffield):0808 8010440 (24 hours)

SamaritiansTalk to us any time you like, in your own way, and off the record – about whatever’s getting to you.
Helpline (Sheffield): 0114 276 7277
Helpline (National): 116 123

We also offer support to those worried about others. See the page What should I do if I know someone who is feeling suicidal? and the Help a Friend in Need leaflet produced by the Samaritans and Facebook.
Grassroots Suicide PreventionGrassroots have developed an app called #StayAlive (available on Apple and Android) to offer help and support to people with thoughts of suicide, and people concerned about someone else.
CALM logoCALM, is a registered charity, which exists to prevent male suicide in the UK. Male suicide accounts for 77% of all suicides here and is now the single biggest cause of death in men aged 20 – 49 in England and Wales.

Helpline: 0800 58 58 58

PAPYRUS was founded in 1997 by Jean Kerr, a mother from Lancashire. She and a small group of parents who had each lost a child to suicide were convinced that that many young suicides are preventable.

Helpline: 0800 068 41 41
If U Care Share Foundation Logo

If U Care Share Foundation has has 3 aims: Prevention, Intervention and Support of those bereaved by suicide. They work with and has representation in groups working to lower the rates of suicide including: TASC (The Alliance of Suicide Prevention Charities), NSPSAG (National Suicide Prevention Strategy Advisory Group), The All Party Parliamentary Suicide Prevention Group, Northumberland Tyne & Wear Prevention Group, Mental Health North East (MHNE) and The Suicide Bereavement Support Partnership (SBSP) 

Phone: 0191 387 5661