12th July 2023
This page is dedicated to helping professionals and members of the public to understand the importance of suicide prevention. Our aim is not only to reduce suicides but also support families bereaved by suicide and those most vulnerable.
The resources below, we hope, will increase wider awareness and ways to get further help.
Call the Samaritans on 116 123 if you need help
If you need to speak with someone immediately call the Samaritans on 116 123.
You can also visit the Hub of Hope website for help.
Guide to Suicide Prevention
- Read our guide to suicide prevention (PDF document).
- Read our suicide prevention leaflet (PDF document) to find support
Berkshire Suicide Prevention Strategy
We have joined up with our neighbouring councils to produce a joint Berkshire Suicide Prevention Strategy (PDF document).