South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust and South East London Mind, together with partners at Thrive LDN and Zero Suicide Alliance (ZSA), will be holding a World Suicide Prevention Day Conference and Service of Remembrance on Friday September 10, from 10 -11.30am.
Everyone is invited to attend this virtual event (Microsoft Teams) which will remember people lost to suicide, personally or professionally. Click here for registration and joining information.
The theme of this year’s world event is Creating Hope Through Action. Lambeth’s Margherita Sweetlove, Public Health Specialist in Mental Health & Wellbeing Adults & Health is currently drafting the new suicide prevention strategy and working on kick-starting the nine projects funded by the prevention and promotion for better mental health fund. Read about her work here.
More info on World Suicide Prevention Day 2021 can be found here.