Alcoholism

Report – Insights from Experience: Alcohol and Suicide

Suicide Prevention Consortium “Following survey activity late in 2021 looking at alcohol use, suicide and self-harm, the Suicide Prevention Consortium* has published a policy briefing and two-page ‘snapshot’ with findings and recommendations. Based on survey responses from 125 people with lived experience and 33 practitioners, the briefing highlights four key findings and associated recommendations, adding …

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Veterans Mental Health Services to Receive an Extra £2.7m

This month the Health and Social Care Secretary Sajid Javid announced an expansion of services to support veterans experiencing complex mental and/or physical trauma or related alcohol and substance misuse issues. For a more detailed story see: https://www.mentalhealthtoday.co.uk/news/workplace-mental-health/veterans-mental-health-services-to-receive-an-extra-27m Op COURAGE the Veterans’ Mental Health and Wellbeing Service will receive a mental health support package of £2.7m, …

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