Lost someone to suicide

Suicide Call Back Service provides phone and online counselling for anyone who has lost someone to suicide. Bereavement can often be very complicated. In addition to grief, people bereaved can experience shock, guilt, anger and loneliness.

Suicide Call Back Service has a number of resources available that can help you through this difficult time. If it is an emergency call 000.

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