Take action to help prevent suicide

Read our guide to take action to prevent suicide

Written by spunout


Suicide is a complex issue that many people find difficult to talk about. Understanding what causes suicide, knowing the right language to use, and learning how to respond when someone is feeling suicidal can empower people with the confidence to engage with the topic of suicide.

Change how you think about suicide

Change how you speak about suicide

Change how you respond to suicide

If you are feeling suicidal:

Lived experience

Feeling overwhelmed and want to talk to someone?

If you are a customer of the 48 or An Post network or cannot get through using the ‘50808’ short code please text HELLO to 086 1800 280 (standard message rates may apply). Some smaller networks do not support short codes like ‘50808’.

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