Latest edition of Samaritans Media Guildelines

The latest edition of the Samaritans Media Guidelines features new advice and resources on how to report suicide and self-harm safely. The sixth edition of the guidelines have been revised to reflect the significant changes within the media landscape and incorporate the latest research on the impact that portrayals of suicide and self-harm in the media have on suicide rates.

The Samaritans Media Guidelines for Reporting Suicide and online resources reinforce industry codes of practice, supporting the high standards of coverage of suicide.

Please see here for more information.