Suicide support resources

National helplines and online support for anyone in the Dudley Borough who needs help.

Local organisations

The following support organisations are based in the Black Country:

Atlantic Recovery Centre

Atlantic Recovery Centre provides substance misuse (drugs and alcohol) treatment service for adults within Dudley.


Black Country Women's Aid

Black Country Women’s Aid is an independent charity, supporting survivors of domestic abuse and sexual violence in the West Midlands.


Dudley Citizens Advice Bureau

DCAB provide independent, confidential and impartial advice on big issues affecting people’s lives.


Dudley Community Information Directory

An online tool where you can find out about activities, clubs, support, health services and much more in Dudley Borough and surrounding areas.


Dudley Mind

Dudley Mind, part of the Mind family, are a local mental health charity that aims to improve and promote recovery and wellbeing for people in the Dudley Borough.


Switch Dudley

Based in Central Dudley, Switch help young people who struggle with substance misuse (drugs and alcohol).


Suicide support

The following organisations provide suicide support all year round for those who need it:

BLACK COUNTRY HEALTHCARE NHS FOUNDATION TRUST

Mental health support phone line is operating 24 hours a day, seven days a week and is available to Black Country residents of all ages.

If you are experiencing increased distress or anxiety during these uncertain times, please don't suffer in silence, pick up the phone and speak to one of our specialist mental health professionals who will be able to support you.

Take me there


MIND

OLIVER’S LEGACY

Dudley Mind is promoting bereavement group work and also individual support from September 2020. To find out more about how you can access these through Oliver’s Legacy please contact Dudley Mind on 01384 442938 or email enquiries@dudleymind.org.uk


CALM

The Campaign Against Living Miserably (CALM) is an award-winning charity dedicated to preventing male suicide.


Cruse

A charity offering support, advice and information to children, young people and adults when someone dies.


Help is at hand

This is a network of organisations that support people who have been bereaved or affected by suicide.


PAPYRUS

PAPYRUS is a national charity dedicated to the prevention of young suicide.


Samaritans

Through 201 branches across the UK and Republic of Ireland and a free phone line counselling service, Samaritans provide support for anyone who needs it.


SOBS

Survivors of Bereavement by Suicide are a self-help organisation providing help and support for those bereaved by suicide.


Stamp Out Suicide

Stamp Out Suicide have a free phone line counselling service that is accessible to anyone in the UK in need of support.


Volunteer opportunities

Discover ways that you can make a positive difference in your community:

Volopps

Discover volunteering opportunities across the Dudley Borough and beyond.


Dudley Citizens Advice Bureau

Volunteer with DCAB and help provide independent, confidential and impartial advice on big issues affecting people’s lives.


Mind

Volunteer with Dudley Mind, a local mental health charity that aims to improve and promote recovery and wellbeing for people in the Dudley Borough.