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No young person should suffer alone with the thoughts of suicide - remember that there is always help when you need it. PAPYRUS offers free, accessible, and confidential support whenever you need it. Find help and useful resources for discussing mental health and thoughts of suicide with young people below.

Mental Health Resources and Support Barnet

Free & Confidential Support

PAPYRUS aims to create suicide safer communities and one of the ways they do this is through their helpline, HOPELINEUK. 

If you or anyone you know is struggling with thoughts of suicide or needs to debrief after a conversation around suicide, please contact HOPELINEUK for free and confidential support and guidance.  Call 0800 068 4141, text 07860 039961, or email

Useful Resources

Talking about mental health can be difficult, so these resources may be helpful in supporting the conversation with young people. Download the Communicating with young people guide and watch the Sinking Feeling video .

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