Amparo (by Listening Ear) provide emotional and practical support to anyone who has been affected by suicide. The service can be 1-1, with family groups, groups of colleagues or peers. During the pandemic, they can offer appointments via video call.
It is currently available in South Yorkshire.
You can self refer to Amparo, refer as an agency, or as a coroner.
You can find out more information about Amparo by watching these two videos:
Please note, Amparo is not a counselling service.
Papyrus are a national charity dedicated to the prevention of young suicide. Their specialist telephone helpline service is staffed by trained professionals. They give non-judgemental support, practical advice and information to anyone under 35, as well as anyone concerned about a young person.
Samaritans provide emotional support for people who are experiencing feelings of distress or despair, including feeling suicidal. You can contact their helpline, email them, or use their webchat feature. They are available 24-hours a day, 365 days a year. They are open to all age groups and backgrounds, nationwide.
StayAlive is an information app including tools and advice for staying safe in crisis. You can use it if you are having thoughts of suicide or if you are concerned about someone else who may be considering suicide.
SToRMS is a fund which aims to reduce young male suicides, with a focus on training.