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New Shropshire Suicide Bereavement Service

Shropshire has a new suicide bereavement service. Referrals for this new service are accepted from anyone affected by a death by suicide or suspected suicide that feels they could benefit from some additional help.  Referrals can be made either via self-referral or from someone acting on behalf (following consent) such as by a GP, police or other support services/agencies.

Contact details for the Shropshire service are as follows;

The suicide bereavement service is available to families, friends, Colleagues and anyone living in Shropshire Telford & Wrekin who feels affected by a suicide:

  • Early contact
  • Home visits, phone or email contact
  • Support to manage the procedures that take place after a suicide
  • Help to access any other support you need
  • Practical and emotional support

 Shropshire MHS will accept referrals from anyone affected by a death by suicide or suspected suicide and feels our service can be of help. You can self-refer by contacting the number below and leaving contact details. Or someone can refer on your behalf if you have consented to this e.g. GP, police or other support services/agencies. Shropshire MHS aims to respond to enquiries and referrals within 72 hours.

Find out more information at Shropshire MHS website: www.shropshiremhs.com

The loss of a loved one through sudden unexplained death and suicide is a uniquely devastating circumstance. It can create a particular complex set of feelings in those left behind and leave is with unanswered questions which are hard to resolve. Shropshire MH Services can help you find the pat to the right support, understanding and recovery.

To download a leaflet in PDF, click hereSuicide Bereavement Service Flyer

To watch/listen to a short video -A safe place to talk, share and support others like you, click this link: https://youtu.be/mXEbpaU9YjU

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