Where your support goes
Your support means we can deliver core work, whilst also developing new ways of keeping people safe. This saves lives.
Training people how to recognise and support someone at risk of suicide
72% of participants use their skills to save someone’s life within 6 months
Developing innovative ways of keeping people safe, like the StayAlive app
76% of at-risk users said the StayAlive app helped them stay safe from suicide
“The skills I learnt helped me save a close friend’s life”
Chris, Training Participant
“The StayAlive app is a unique, lifesaving resource which helped me stay safe when I was feeling suicidal”
Ben, StayAlive app user
Suicide is an urgent health issue – but it is preventable
We must act now
Today, an estimated 400 people in the UK will attempt suicide. 18 will die.
ONS, 2015 & 2019
1 in 5 people think about suicide in their lifetime. 1 in 15 attempt.
McManus et al., 2016
On average, 1 suicide impacts 115 people’s lives, often severely and long-term.
Cerel et al., 2016