How you can make a difference
An estimated 1 in 5 of us experiences suicidal thoughts in our lifetime. STOP Suicide is an award-winning suicide prevention campaign that seeks to empower communities and individuals across Cambridgeshire and Peterborough to help stop suicides by being alert to the warning signs, asking directly about suicide and helping those who are feeling suicidal to stay safe. It is led by the charity Cambridgeshire, Peterborough and South Lincolnshire Mind (CPSL Mind) and supported by local NHS and Public Health teams.
It involves general awareness raising about suicide, specialist training for non-mental health professionals working / volunteering within our communities and a public campaign to encourage sign up to the STOP Suicide Pledge for organisations and individuals.
Suicide is everybody’s business. Please work with us to make Cambridgeshire and Peterborough a suicide-safer community.
As part of our STOP Suicide campaign, we have worked closely with our local Eastern European communities – Poles, Lithuanians and Romanians – to develop messages and multi-lingual resources with the aim of preventing suicide. Throughout our targeted digital campaigning across May and June 2020, our messages reached 57,000 Eastern Europeans on Facebook, featured in […]
A new phase of the Cambridgeshire & Peterborough award-winning suicide prevention campaign STOP Suicide launched on Thursday 10th September 2020 for World Suicide Prevention Day. It focuses on enabling conversations between men about their mental health experiences, and encourages others to ask openly and directly about suicide if they are worried that someone may be […]