National Suicide Prevention Adviser Final Advice - Report


Executive summary

Compassion first

Connected and compassionate

Shifting the focus


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Publication date: 
19 April 2021
Last updated: 
18 May 2021
Publication type: 
Intended audience: 
General public

The final advice is made up of 4 reports and an executive summary:

  • The executive summary
  • The compassion first report details insights from people who have a lived experience of suicide and suicide distress
  • Connected and compassionate (final advice) report and recommendations
  • Shifting the focus guide and decision making tool to support engagement of all government portfolios in suicide prevention
  • Appendices to support the advice.