The first Suicide Prevention Summit for Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire took place on Monday 13 January 2020.

Updates, new suicide prevention projects, and research about reducing suicide within different communities were shared at the event. 

Click here to download the agenda for the Suicide Prevention Summit.

Click here to read copies of the presentations and hear about the next steps.

Click here to read the press release.


Tom Renhard (CEO, Independent Mental Health Network) and Carol Slater (Head of Transformation – Mental Health & Learning Disabilities, BNSSG CCG) open the Summit.

Public Health England share the latest insight into suicide as a national issue.


Clare and Jess from Self Injury Support had a stall. Self Injury Support are a national charity, based in Bristol, who provide support to women and girls who self injure. Find out more about what they do by clicking here.