Learning about and talking about suicide is the most important thing we can do in order to break down stigma.
The viral pandemic has caused a secondary pandemic. A mental health pandemic is worryingly out of control and record numbers are needing support. We all have a responsibility to support those around us.
According to statistics published by the World Health Organisation suicide accounts for 800,000 deaths each year, after each death, about 135 people are affected in some way. That means, every year 108 million people are affected by suicide every year. This can be prevented!