A suicide attempt by a young person
can have a significant impact on a
school community, causing distress
and anxiety for their peers, school staff
There are a range of actions your school can take to support
young people at risk as well as your learning community.
A Safety Plan involves the young person — ideally with
support from a health professional or their local supports
— identifying coping and help-seeking strategies that are tailored
for their needs, situation and personal relationships.