Epic Friends is a website developed by Sheffield CAMHS. It’s designed to help young people aged 12 to 18 understand and support their friends through difficult times.
National Suicide Prevention Helpline UK is a helpline offering a supportive listening service to anyone with thoughts of suicide, or who is supporting someone who is suicidal. They are open 24/7 on 0800 689 5652. Anybody is welcome to call them if you need to talk. National…
Papyrus are a national charity dedicated to the prevention of young suicide. Their specialist telephone helpline service is staffed by trained professionals. They give non-judgemental support, practical advice and information to anyone under 35, as well as anyone concerned about a young person.
Samaritans provide emotional support for people who are experiencing feelings of distress or despair, including feeling suicidal. You can contact their helpline, email them, or use their webchat feature. They are available 24-hours a day, 365 days a year. They are open to all age groups and backgrounds, nationwide.
Shout is a free 24/7 text line for anyone in crisis anytime, anywhere. Just text “Shout” to 85258…
StayAlive is an information app including tools and advice for staying safe in crisis. You can use it if you are having thoughts of suicide or if you are concerned about someone else who may be considering suicide.
Swithcboard LGBT+ Helpline is where you can speak confidentially to volunteers who self-define as LGBT+. You can talk to them about any issues you are facing, including you sexuality, gender, sexual health and emotional wellbeing.