Updated: Updated local suicide prevention planning resource.
The development of a local suicide action plan is recommended by government and supports the 2012 strategy ‘Preventing Suicide in England. A Cross Government Outcomes Strategy to save Lives’.
This document advises local authorities how to:
develop a suicide prevention action plan
monitor data, trends and hot spots
engage with local media
work with transport to map hot spots
work on local priorities to improve mental health
Public Health England