| 18 people die by suicide every day in the UK. We’re asking you to stand with us and help tell anyone and everyone who can’t see a way out: “Things can change”. To help more people to Stay. Stand with us Ash’s Story “You might feel like you can’t carry on, but I promise there are so many reasons to stay.” Ash|
When Ash was struggling with furlough, lockdown and a new baby, things got too much. He wanted to end it all, but our webchat helped him to see a way forward. We want more people like Ash to find hope, to find a reason to Stay. Help CALM be there, no matter what “CALM’s helpline saved my life. They listened without judging me and helped me make a plan for the future.”
Someone contacts the CALM helpline every 59 seconds. Each call we take could be the one that helps someone decide to Stay. Whether it’s £3, £8 or £25, whatever you can donate would make a huge difference and could help fund a potentially life-saving call for someone like Ash. Donate today Suicide rates are unacceptable. We need to do more. “We know the risk factors associated with suicide, so we need to be proactively taking actions to address them” Wendy, Head of Services
We lose 125 people to suicide every week. We need real change – and that means dedicated government action that covers housing, education, health, money, and employment. Read more Find out how you can help save a life We know talking about suicide can seem awkward and uncomfortable – but it could also be the most important conversation you ever have. We’re here to give you the tools to start a potentially life-saving conversation, so that no one has to struggle on their own. THE FACTS Read more THE SIGNS Read more THE WORDS Read more THE SUPPORT Read more Take action against suicide, sign up for the Lost Hours Walk When the clocks go back, we walk forward against suicide. Create your own Lost Hours Walk, help CALM continue to be there for anyone who’s struggling and raise vital awareness and cash for our services. Walk for CALM
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Awareness is nothing without action – CALM
It’s Mental Health Awareness Week… You’re going to be hearing lots of chat about #awareness. But we know awareness is nothing without action.
The theme of Mental Health Awareness Week this year is loneliness. It’s normal to feel lonely sometimes, but we also know it can make it difficult to get on with your everyday life. We’ve put together some stuff to help you through.
Take action this MHAW
How To: Make Mates Mates. We take the piss out of them, drink pints with them and share deep chats with them, but we can also drift apart from them, or find it hard to make them. Here’s some ways to make new friends and stay connected with old ones.
Kyle Walker teams up with CALM Winner of three Premier Leagues. Regular for England. Now the designer of a home and away kit for CALM.
We’ve teamed up with Kyle Walker and Puma to release these limited edition kits that represent the highs and lows of his amazing career – and the support which has helped him through it all.
Not only can you get your hands on the wicked new kit, FIFA 22 players can also unlock the kits now in FIFA Unlimited Team.
Get the kit
TAKE ACTION WITH TEAM CALM
Just £8 will answer a potentially life-saving call, so if you want to help support our life-saving services why not do something you love to raise some cash for our services? From burping the national anthem to fund-raving, have a bit of fun and do whatever tickles your pickle.
We’re on your side If you’re struggling, remember CALM are here every single day. Whatever it is that’s weighing on your mind, you can talk to us. No matter who you are or what you’re going through, our helpline is here for you.
Supporters of the month Declan rowed a hardcore half a million metres in April to raise life-saving cash for CALM.
Richard is hosting a kick-about in memory of his mate Micheal.
Zoe and Huw will be taking on the Swansea Epic Trail this May in memory of mate Mike.
Omar will be hosting a gig in memory of mate Scott. What a legend.
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