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Police Scotland is backing a new national approach to preventing suicide, launched to coincide with #WorldSuicidePreventionDay.

United to Prevent Suicide was created by the National Suicide Prevention Leadership Group. It hopes to encourage people to be more proactive and offer support to those in need – with the idea that everyone can play a part in the prevention of suicide.

You can find out more and sign up to the pledge at unitedtopreventsuicide.org.uk.

Read more at: https://theedinburghreporter.co.uk/2020/09/police-scotland-back-national-approach-to-prevent-suicide/ 

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