Policy paper

Suicide prevention: cross-government plan

How the government will work with the NHS, local government and the voluntary sector to reduce suicides.



The first cross-government suicide prevention workplan will be led by the new Suicide Prevention Minister Jackie Doyle-Price.

It sets out the actions being taken up to 2020 to carry out the suicide prevention strategy for England.

These actions will be taken by:

  • national and local government
  • the NHS
  • other stakeholders, including the voluntary sector
Published 22 January 2019