Amparo (by Listening Ear) provide emotional and practical support to anyone who has been affected by suicide. The service can be 1-1, with family groups, groups of colleagues or peers. It is currently available in the following areas: Knowsley; St Helens; Sefton; Wirral; Cheshire East; Cheshire West & Chester; Warrington; Halton; Suffolk; Barnsley; Rotherham; Doncaster; Sheffield; East Lancashire and Blackpool & the Fylde Coast.
You can self refer to Amparo, refer as an agency, or as a coroner.
You can find out more information about Amparo by watching these two videos:
Please note, Amparo is not a counselling service.
Papyrus are a national charity dedicated to the prevention of young suicides. Their specialist telephone helpline service is staffed by trained professionals who give non-judgemental support, practical advice and information to anyone under 35, as well as anyone concerned about a young person.
Samaritans is available 24-hours a day, 365 days a year to provide emotional support for people who are experiencing feelings of distress or despair, including those which lead to suicide. Open to all age groups and backgrounds, nationwide.