Links & Resources

This is by no means an exhaustive list! I will continue to add to it and you are very welcome to suggest links to me if I’ve missed anything.

If you are reading from outside the UK why not send me resources from your country?

Do you feel suicidal or have urges to hurt yourself?

If so please contact the Samaritans right away.

There is also Papyrus for young people.

Or Campaign Against Living Miserably (CALM) has services just for men.


General Resources for those Bereaved By Suicide

If you only do one thing – then buy this book!
A Special Scar by Alison Wertheimer


Want to check whether a movie has a suicide in before watching?


For Parents Who’ve Lost a Child


For Those Who’ve Lost a Parent

  • Sebastian Slovin wrote Ashes in the Ocean about the loss of his father (during childhood)


For Those Who’ve Lost a Sibling


For Those Who’ve Lost a Spouse or Partner


Support for Children and Young People


Other Stuff


Practical, Finance & Legal Stuff


How To Help Someone Grieving


Academic Stuff