Bereaved by suicide

When someone dies by suicide, those left behind have to deal with an overwhelming range of practical and emotional issues. Help is available through support groups and one to one sessions.

If you would like more information please contact:

Danielle Gallagher
Bereaved by Suicide Service Officer
Holywell Hospital Site
Inver 3
60 Steeple Road
Antrim
BT41 2RJ
Tel: 028 9441 3544
Email: danielle.gallagher@northerntrust.hscni.net

Support group meeting dates

Ballymena

7:30pm – 9:30pm

The Naomi Centre, 2 Cullybackey Road, Ballymena

Support group 2019 dates
Monday 7 October
Monday 4 November

Support group 2020 dates
Monday 6 January
Monday 3 February 
Monday 2 March
Monday 6 April 
Monday 11 May
Monday 1 June

For more information contact:
Tel: 028 9441 3544 or email: danielle.gallagher@northerntrust.hscni.net

Carrickfergus

7:30pm – 9:30pm

The Marina, Marina Buildings, 3 Quayside, Carrickfergus BT38 8BJ

Support group 2019 dates
Thursday 26 September 
Thursday 24 October 
Thursday 28 November

Support group 2020 dates
Thursday 30 January
Thursday 27 February
Thursday 26 March
Thursday 30 April
Thursday 28 May
Thursday 25 June

For more information contact:
Tel: 028 9441 3544 or email: david.olphert@northerntrust.hscni.net

Cookstown

7:30pm - 9:30pm

The Hub, 14 Burn Road, Cookstown, BT80 8DN

Support group 2019 dates
Friday 18 October
Friday 15 November

Support group 2020 dates
Friday 17 January
Friday 14 February
Friday 13 March
Friday 17 April
Friday 15 May
Friday 19 June

For more information contact:
Tel: 028 9441 3544 or email: danielle.gallagher@northerntrust.hscni.net

Coleraine

7:30pm – 9:30pm

The Sandel Centre, 6 Knocklynn Road, Coleraine

Support group 2019 dates
Tuesday 17 September
Tuesday 22 October
Tuesday 19 November

Support group 2020 dates
Tuesday 21 January
Tuesday 18 February
Tuesday 24 March
Tuesday 21 April
Tuesday 19 May
Tuesday 23 June

For more information contact:
Tel: 028 9441 3544 or email: danielle.gallagher@northerntrust.hscni.net

The Northern Trust's Bereaved by Suicide Service is funded by the Public Health Agency, to develop and run bereavement support groups across the community and to provide one to one therapeutic support sessions for families and friends of those who die by suicide.

Related links:
Bereaved by Suicide Project: Northern Trust support booklet
Bereaved by Suicide Project: Northern Trust leaflet
Bereaved by Suicide Project: Northern Trust bereavement poster
Bereaved by Suicide Project: Evaluation Report 2009-2012
Bereaved by Suicide Project: Summary Evaluation Report April 09 to March 12
Hope and Light in the Darkness booklet

 

Suicide prevention support contacts

Page last updated:09 September 2019