Suicide Prevention Action Plan
Brighton & Hove Suicide Prevention Strategy group includes representatives from the NHS, City Council, emergency services, criminal justice system and a range of local voluntary organisations. It agrees priorities for its suicide prevention action plan (PDF 95KB) each year and for 2014-15, four topics have been identified:
- Information sharing about the circumstances of local deaths by suicide to identify any preventable risks.
- Learning from clinicians' meetings, following a death by suicide.
- Reducing self-harming behaviour.
- Risk reduction amongst groups at higher risk of suicide and at high risk locations.