London Borough of Barnet, GB commissioned a service for adults affected by suicide in the pandemic
London Borough of Barnet, GB suicide support service
London Borough of Barnet, along with four other North Central London Boroughs, commissioned a new support service for adults affected by suicide. This Suicide Prevention and Bereavement Support Service helpline is operated by the Rethink Mental Illness charity. The service was designed to help individuals bereaved by suicide or experiencing suicidal thoughts during the COVID-19 pandemic. The helpline provides callers with emotional support, practical information, and connections to resources.
London Borough of Barnet, GB
London borough in England
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The service, commissioned jointly by the five North Central London Boroughs and run by the charity Rethink Mental Illness, will offer support to anyone in those five boroughs who has been affected by suicide. This includes anyone who has experienced suicidal thoughts either now or in the past, their family, friends and carers and anyone who has been bereaved by suicide.
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