World Suicide Prevention day: Where to refer young people in Birmingham
03 SEP 2019

Tuesday 10th September is World Suicide Prevention day. If you know a young person who is suicidal there are several local agencies we work closely with in Birmingham and surrounding areas who can help. 

Forward Thinking Birmingham 

FTB are the best agency to refer to locally. They can help with any mental health problem. Please see their website for more details or to make a referral: https://www.forwardthinkingbirmingham.org.uk/make-a-referral

Papyrus UK

Papyrus UK are a specialist youth suicide prevention agency . 

Visit: www.papyrus-uk.org

Helpline number: 0800 068 4141

Pause

For self help Pause provide a drop-in for young people in Digbeth:

https://www.forwardthinkingbirmingham.org.uk/services/13-pause

St Basils Youth Hub

For young people who are also at risk of homelessness, our Youth Hub staff can do a full assessment and will then make a referral to the most appropriate agency. Please see our Get Help section for how to access this service: 

https://stbasils.org.uk/get-help/help-me/i-live-in-birmingham/