Recommended Books

Cover of Suicide: Ireland's story by Emily CoxSuicide: Ireland's story / Emily Cox
Beyond the rough rock : supporting a Child who has been bereaved through suicide / Di Stubbs

Losing Rebecca: a story of loss, hope and how to prevent suicide / Vanessa Shaw-Finelli


A parent's guide for suicidal and depressed teens: help for recognising if a child is in crisis and what to do about it / Kate Williams
Suicide and attempted suicide: understanding the cry of pain / Mark Williams


Useful Websites

www.barnardos.ieChild Bereavement Counselling service

www.citizensinformation.iePublic Service Information for Ireland

www.console.ieSupport, help and counselling for those bereaved by suicide

www.headstrong.ieNational Centre for Youth Mental Health

www.healthinfo.ieHealth Promotion in Ireland

www.hse.ieHealth Service Executive, Ireland

www.ias.ieIrish Association of Suicidology

www.livinglinks.ieListening and support service to those bereaved by suicide

www.mentalhealthireland.ieMental Health Ireland

www.nosp.ieThe National Office for Suicide Prevention in Ireland

www.reachout.comInformation for youth on mental health issues

www.samaritans.orgEmotional Support Service

www.spunout.ieYouth led forum for info on health, lifestyle, problems, etc.



Console – Bereaved by Suicide: 1800 201 890

Citizens Information: 1890 777 121

HSE: infoline from 8am to 8pm, Monday to Saturday. Callsave 1850 24 1850

HSE Midlands Suicide Prevention Resource Office: 086-8157320

Midland Livings Links Bereavement Support: 086-1600641

Samaritans: 1850 609090 / Text 087-260 9090

Teenline Ireland (youth helpline): 1800 833 634 

1Life Suicide Helpline:  1800 247 100 / Text ‘HELP’ to 51444