Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust, 10 December 2014
Susan Quinn in the Adult Mental Health Network has created a list of useful links and contact details for helplines, support groups, networks and resources for service users and families affected by suicide. This list is for use by LCFT staff so that they can direct service users and their families to external sources of support, help and advice.
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BBC News, 28 November 2014
Seven mental health patients have killed themselves in England since 2012 after being told there were no hospital beds for them, the BBC has learned.
An investigation of coroners’ reports and NHS trust papers with the journal Community Care found another patient denied a bed later killed his mother….
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BBC News, 13 August 2014
Prisons must do more to stop young inmates taking their own lives, a government investigator has said.
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