Talk to people in your community who are interested in taking action to prevent suicide. Call a meeting with everyone interested and make sure you consider the points below as you get started.
Decide who will be members of the group, consider including others, decide on the group's aims, terms of reference etc.
Before setting up any suicide prevention project, the most important thing is to look at what works.
Once you've set up your community action group, you'll need to let everyone know about it.
Now that you’ve set up a community action group, it’s time to get your whole community talking, engaged and involved.
Follow these steps to start fleshing out your group's action plan.
Tips on how to approach writing your plan, including a sample plan to get you started.