According to the Office for National Statistics, 5,691 suicides were registered in England and Wales in 2019, which amounts to around one death by suicide every 90 minutes. Furthermore, Yorkshire and the Humber report to having one of the highest rates of suicide in both males and females across the country.
Hull and East Yorkshire (HEY) and North East Lincolnshire Mind (NEL) (your local mental health charity) are passionate about supporting anyone experiencing mental health difficulties and are in the process of setting up a new suicide prevention service accessible to adults and young people living in Hull, East Riding and North East Lincolnshire to help tackle this issue.
Purpose of the Research:
To help them identify what support this service should offer, HEY Mind are conducting a piece of research including surveys, focus groups and 1-1 interviews. They are inviting all adults and young people (aged from 14 years+) living in Hull, East Riding or North East Lincolnshire to take part in this survey.
This survey will take around 20 minutes to complete and due to the sensitive nature of the questions, it’s very important you carefully read all of the information before entering the survey and feel completely comfortable before consenting to completing the survey.
For more details on this survey and to take part please visit HEYMind survey
The survey is confidential and will remain open until 30th November 2021.