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How relationship breakdowns can impact thoughts of...

PAPYRUS’s suicide prevention helpline, HOPELINE247,  regularly receives calls from young people who are experiencing suicidal thoughts following a relationship breakdown…

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Understanding triggers

In our everyday lives, the topic of triggers has become more common, popping up in conversations and interactions, whether online…

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A mother’s mission: Debbie’s fight to rais...

Darcy Grace Hollinson was a “beautiful, bubbly, and kind” daughter and sister. She had many social groups and was the…

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Reframe a New Year – a safety plan is enough

The Christmas period, contrary to popular belief, can actually work as a protective factor for suicidal thoughts. We can collectively…

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Understanding autistic burnout

This blog was written by PAPYRUS supporter, Viv Dawes. Viv is a lived experience Autistic advocate, trainer and author. She…

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Supporting a bereaved parent with suicidal thought...

This blog was written by a PAPYRUS staff member who has personal experience of losing a child to suicide.  Losing…

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Make a noise about bullying: Anti-Bullying Week 20...

This week marks Anti-Bullying Week 2023 in the UK, running from Monday 13 to Friday 17 November. This year’s theme,…

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Why we need suicide prevention in the LGBTQIA+ com...

The LGBTQIA+ community is one united by shared cultures, social movements, pride, diversity, individuality, fluidity, and sexuality. Embracing these identities…

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Breaking the silence: PAPYRUS Stands with Islamoph...

In the realm of suicide prevention, knowledge and awareness are our greatest allies. PAPYRUS has always and continues to strive…

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Understanding suicide bereavement and grief

Losing someone to suicide is a hugely painful experience, and understanding that loss can be extremely difficult. Suicide bereavement and…

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Breaking the stigma around seeking help

When it comes to suicidal thoughts and feelings, seeking help can be a life-saving step, but that doesn’t make it…

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How to support someone after a suicide attempt

Supporting a loved one after a suicide attempt or after expressing experiencing suicidal thoughts can be challenging, and requires compassion,…

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How to work collaboratively with someone at risk t...

In times of crisis, compassionate collaboration can make all the difference. When someone is experiencing suicidal thoughts and has formulated…

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Finding out you have dyslexia – Megan’...

This blog was written by 16-year-old Megan on her experiences of being dyslexic. Megan talks about being diagnosed with dyslexia…

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Supporter stories: “It won’t be like this fore...

The following blog has been written by PAPYRUS supporter, Annie, about her personal experience of suicide. “It won’t be like…

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The power of online in suicide prevention

Social media and technology have become integral in most of our daily lives, influencing how we communicate, access information, and…

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