Not enough being done to help suicidal young people, says charity

The national charity PAPYRUS (for the Prevention of Young Suicide) has made the claim that government Cuts to mental health service provision aimed specifically at young people aged 15-24 are putting this group at risk.

The charity calls on the government to improve the provision of mental health services to young people as a matter of urgency.  Every year in the UK between 600 and 800 young people between the ages of 15 and 24 take their own lives - a number equivalent to the population of a small secondary school.

Story by Lucy Miller click HERE to read full article to talk to someone at PAPYRUS phone 08000684141, text 07786209697 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.