During this, our first podcast episode we are looking at mental health, suicide awareness and prevention.
Did you know that according to the Samaritans Suicide Statistics Report 2017:
- 6,188 suicides were registered in the UK and 451 in the Republic of Ireland.In 2015 there were 6,639 suicides in the UK and Republic of Ireland.
- The highest suicide rate in the UK was for men aged 40–44.
- The highest suicide rate in the Republic of Ireland was for men aged 25–34 (with an almost identical rate ...