Strategies and Guidance

Our work in the community is informed by the national and local strategies, guidance and best practice which include the following documents:

Preventing suicide in England: A cross-government outcomes strategy to save lives published by HM Government in September 2012

Isle of Wight Suicide Prevention Strategy 2018-2021 

Local suicide prevention planning: A practice resource published by Public Health England in September 2020 

NICE Quality Standards on Suicide prevention 2019

LGA Must know guide on suicide prevention 2019-2020

Guidance on actions to be taken at suicide hotspots, published by the National Institute for mental health in England in 2006