Resource type
Website and Written resources
Suicide prevention

The Stay Alive app is a pocket suicide prevention resource for the UK, packed full of useful information to help you stay safe. You can use it if you are having thoughts of suicide or if you are concerned about someone else who may be considering suicide. 

The app is available from Google Play, the Apple Store and for computers. Click here for the link:

Key features are:

  • Quick access to UK national crisis support helplines
  • Quick access to local crisis services across of the UK
  • A safety plan that can be filled out by a person considering suicide
  • LifeBox to which the user can upload photos from their phone reminding them of their reasons to stay alive
  • Safety contacts page
  • Strategies for staying safe from suicide
  • How to help a person thinking about suicide
  • Wellness Plan for your recovery, a place for your positive thoughts, inspirations and ideas
  • Suicide myth-busting
  • Research-based reasons for living
  • Online support services and other helpful apps
  • Suicide bereavement resources