Masterclass “Building suicide-safer communities” 14th March, ‘Mental Health, from strategy to reality’ conference, Manchester Conference Centre

Suicide-Safer London cordially invites you to the conference: “Mental Health – From strategy to reality” held in Manchester UK, on 14 March 2013. In this conference our Nick Barnes and other partners will deliver a 45-minute Masterclass session and make a presentation titled: “Early intervention: Building suicide-safer communities in Greater London, Wales and UK”



Early intervention: building suicide-safer communities in Greater London, Wales & UK


Creating a suicide-safer community: how your organization can become suicide-safer: life protection, life promotion, intervention and reducing harm.


Understand how the suicide-safer approach works, how you can begin building a suicide-safer community in your area, and how suicide-safer communities have been saving lives for tomorrow, today.

Delegate Benefits

Gain a deeper understanding of current suicide prevention programmes in UK, and how versatile the suicide-safer model is for any community. How to begin / obtain advice with your own initiative, can we build a Suicide-Safer Nation, together?


• The birth of suicide-safer communities
• How suicide-safety works in UK, the story so far
• Working together: the over-riding principal
• Prevention, intervention, postvention: the complete suicide prevention programme
• A Suicide-Safer London – the next 5 years, A Suicide-Safer Nation?


Nick Barnes
Suicide-Safer London

Fiona Aldred
Mind Aberystwyth

Sofia Wadman
Postvention Consultant
Suicide-Safer London

“Mental Health – From strategy to reality” conference, features a high-profile panel of speakers who are integral to the construction of the Implementation Framework, and who are already leading initiatives recommended within it. Delegates will have the opportunity to challenge, discuss and debate the key issues and gain insights that will furnish them with the tools to transform their own professional practice.

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