Action To Prevent Suicide

Action To Prevent Suicide (ATPS) CIC is a profit-for-purpose community interest company whose vision is for a life-affirming world freer from suicide.

COVID-19 2020 has called for our organisation offering more online style courses, support services and greater collaboration with other organisations and a range freelance trainers and people of lived experience echoing the mantra that:

"Suicide prevention is everybody’s responsibility " Ability to Respond

Suicide Prevention Advice ,Training and Support in the Communities and workplaces

We are looking to train professionals and community volunteers across Uk and internationally in a range of suicide prevention courses and interventions.

We offer:

* Advice

* Briefings

* Consultancy

* Intervention services through learning and skills

* Local, Regional, National and International Collaboration & Partnerships

* Postvention services (after suicide support services with those bereaved)

* Support

* Signposting

* Training

Our ideas and models can work in any local authority area in the UK and internationally too.

Our aim is to see all Suicide First Aiders (Natural Helpers in reponse to Suicide prevention).

Service access criteria: Not in a crisis
Connecting with others
Getting active
Healthy lifestyle
Day to day helping hand
Helping with money
Information and advice
Transport and getting around
Mental health
Support with housing
Support with employment
Support for carers
Managing a long-term health condition
Basic necessities (food/clothes)
Arts and creativity
Connecting with nature
Youth support
Social prescribing
Additional needs catered for:
Vision impairment friendly
Hearing impairment friendly
Wheelchair accessible
Learning difficulty friendly
Physical disability friendly
Dementia friendly
Takes place in the client’s home
Non English speaking friendly