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Local action plan - Orkney

Orkney has a nominated Choose Life Lead who ensures suicide awareness and prevention is appropriately linked in to key local plans and actions. A wide range of local priorities for action have been identified and are being delivered, with a particualr focus on:

  • Educating and raising public awareness of suicide prevention
  • Delivering prevention and intervention actions
  • Providing practical support to those affected by suicide
  • Working with a wide range of partners to ensure that suicide prevention is everyone's business
  • Training the general public and key professional groups in suicide awareness and intervention skills.

View the Raising Awareness of Suicide Prevention in Orkney performance story

Further information

For more information about The Orkneys' suicide prevention activities, contact the Orkney Choose Life Lead - view the full list of Choose Life Co-ordinators' contact details.

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