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PAPYRUS - prevention of young suicide
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UK resources and support for those dealing with suicide, depression or emotional distress – particularly in teenagers and young adults.

PAPYRUS is a voluntary UK organisation committed to the prevention of young suicide and the promotion of sound mental health and emotional wellbeing.

What do we do?
• Support those who live or work with suicidal young people.
• Commission research and campaign for change.
• Share expertise and good practice.
• Produce resources for families and professionals.

Read on to find out more about our aims…

Want to join us?
Membership is open to any individual or organisation with an interest or involvement in suicide prevention.

Print a membership form here.

If you would like to donate, or help us in any way you can, please read here to find out more.

Documents which can be downloaded on this site are in portable document format (PDF) and you will need Adobe Acrobat Reader version 4 or later.

PAPYRUS presents this information in good faith. We recommend seeking professional help with any mental health problem or any other factor which is causing emotional distress. The Trustees, members and staff of PAPYRUS accept no responsibility for any injury or loss resulting from the use or failure to use any of this information.

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