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#StayAlive - a pocket suicide prevention resource Stay Alive Suicide Prevention App: FAQ’s 26 March, 2019 - We have put together a list of frequently asked questions (FAQ's) to help answer any questions you have about the Stay Alive App.

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Stay Alive Suicide Prevention App 26 March, 2019 - Stay Alive is a Real Talk product brought to you by Grassroots. This app has been developed by Grassroots and built by Switchplane.

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Episode 1: Grassroots Gig Round-Up 21 March, 2019 - Music, singing, laughter and magic – not words you would usually associate with 'suicide prevention' but this is exactly what we had for the first episode of our Grassroots bi-monthly Gig, which took place in Brighton on March 6th 2019.

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‘Stay Alive’ Suicide Prevention App Translated into Scandinavian Languages 13 March, 2019 - The award-winning ‘Stay Alive’ suicide prevention app for smartphone and tablets is coming to Scandinavia, with a recent translation into Danish, Finnish, Norwegian and Swedish.

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The Grassroots team raise their arms in celebration in front of Brighton's Royal Pavillion.! Grassroots is a Winner of the GSK IMPACT UK Award 2019 12 March, 2019 - Grassroots has been selected from more than 370 organisations across the UK as one of 10 winners of the 2019 GSK IMPACT Awards for outstanding contributions to improving the UK’s health and wellbeing.

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Young People Suicides in England and Wales: 15% Suicide Prevention for Children and Young People in Kent 5 March, 2019 - Research shows that 72% of people who die by suicide do not engage with traditional support services such as their GP or mental health services (1). So Grassroots are reaching out to the community to take action against suicide.

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Hello. My name is Jack!  22 February, 2019 - Hello. My name is Jack! I just started an exciting new role at Grassroots, as a Community ChangeMaker. The first thing I want to do is introduce myself to you!

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Three portraits of ChangeMakers Who is Real Talk for? 22 February, 2019 - Who is Real Talk for? All kinds of people and from all sorts of backgrounds. Everyone is welcome.

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Grassroots' Chief Executive sits smiling at a desk. Starting the year with Grassroots Suicide Prevention 28 January, 2019 - Hello lovely people and welcome to 2019 from Grassroots! We know that people approach the holiday period with all sorts of worries and that getting through this period can be tough.

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The Good Schools Guide recommends Stay Alive app 7 November, 2018 - The Stay Alive app is a free to download suicide prevention tool, designed to help people thinking about suicide and those concerned about someone else. 

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Just in case you missed the news, this one is for you 16 October, 2018 - Thanks to everyone who has supported us and of course our heartfelt thanks to our Real Talk community for starting conversations that really do save lives. This one is for YOU.

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In Honour of You 20 September, 2018 - By far the best bit about my job is the truly amazing people I get to meet and talk to every day. People who come from all walks of life and backgrounds but who have a connection in common.

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