Are you worried your child may be feeling suicidal? Do you need to know where to get help and what to do next? YoungMinds is here to support you.
We've put together information about suicidal feelings, especially for parents and carers, with lots of links to organisations who can help. We're also here to listen. If you want to talk to someone in confidence about your worries, you can contact the YoungMinds Parents' Helpline for free. You can call, email or chat to us online – whatever suits you best.
About suicidal feelings
Nearly everyone has times when they feel very down and can't see a way out, but for a few these feelings are so intense that they may feel suicidal.
If a young person gets the help and treatment they need, the risk of suicide can be greatly reduced.