Our grateful thanks to the International Association for Suicide Prevention (IASP) & the Samaritans, for their contribution to our on-air report which you can hear again via the audio link further down this page.
FURTHER HELP AND SUPPORT
PANDAS Foundation Offers support to families suffering from pre (antenatal) and postnatal depression. www.pandasfoundation.org.uk
Richmond Fellowship Working towards a society that values everyone with mental health problems.www.richmondfellowship.org.uk
Childline – A free and confidential 24 hour help line for children available on 0800 1111. You can contact ChildLine about anything. No problem is too big or too small."Whatever your worry it’s better out than in. There are several ways you can get in touch with us, which you can find out more about on the website’’ www.childline.org.uk
Nightline – Nightlines provide emotional support to students in distress."Our phones are manned throughout the night during term time when other specialist university welfare services are closed. Now operating at over 90 universities and colleges, each individual Nightline is run by students for students at their university. Nightline is confidential and anonymous; students don't have to tell us anything about themselves, not even their name." www.nightline.ac.uk
Anorexia and Bulimia Care (ABC) – Our vision is to see all those affected by eating disorders being supported with kindness, no judgment, a listening ear and encouragement, along the journey to full recovery. www.anorexiabulimiacare.org.uk
BODY actively celebrates individuality and strives to help those with body disorders. www.bodycharity.pride-park.com
Action on Addiction The only charity working across the addiction field in research, prevention, treatment, professional education, support for families and children and campaigns. www.actiononaddiction.org.uk
Blue Star Foundation Oniomania, compulsive shopping or what's more commonly referred to as shopping addiction, is perhaps the most socially reinforced of the behavioral addictions. We aim to raise awareness and provide helpful information for sufferers. www.bluestarfoundation.com.au
Sex Addicts Anonymous UK (SAA) SAA is a group of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other for the purpose of finding freedom from addictive sexual behaviour and helping others recover from sex addiction. www.saa-recovery.org.uk
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