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Because each life lost

is one too many


In less than 45mins

this FREE online course can give you the skills and confidence to have a life-saving conversation.

Has printable certificate of completion


There is also a

5mins Gateway Module

raising awareness of potential behaviour patterns that could suggest someone is having suicidal thoughts, and how your conversation may help.


The Mental Health Forum

will be delivering free

'Café Conversation' style

group workshops of this training in the SHSCT area when COVID restrictions ease enough to permit it.

Workshops are facilitated by people with actual lived experience of suicide issues.


 Express Interest here

and you will be contacted when dates and venues are set.

We are "The Voice of Service Users"


Become a member and become informed about and influential in the design and delviery and monitoring of Mental Health Services in Southern Trust. Enquire

The Mental Health Forum is Independant


You can share safely share your comments about Southern Health & Social Care Trust here.

Complete the form below or ring 02830 252423

Your story will inspire & support others


You can share your story directly with the Recovery Coordinator via the Recovery college or you can use the form on this site to share for upload here.

Lived Experience helps shape Services


Mental Health services are planned and delivered in Southern Trust through Co-production. Carers, Users and Professionals working as equals. Enquire

Patient & Client Experience Survey


An ongoing opportunity to share your experiences of care and the staff delivering it. It is Anonymous and directly influences quality improvment. Click HERE

Staff would love to hear your feedback


Complete the form below and The Forum will pass on your message. The same complaints leaftlet can also be used for compliments and posted directly.

You can view the Trust Procedure HERE


Staff can provide you with a leaflet explaining this.

The Patient & Client Council can assist. Click HERE

Service User/Carer Advocate can assist. Click HERE

It is possible to report directly to RQIA 


Southern Trust has a policy of welcoming such concerns directly but you also have the option to tell The body that regulates NI Health & Social Care

Use this form to send a message via the Mental Health Forum about The Southern Trust

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We will do our best to forward messages or feedback to the appropriate team. 

It is not possible to facilitate replies but be assured your voice is welcome and has a very important contribution to the the improvement of Mental Health Services.


This is not a means of registering formal complaint.

Please see informaiton above for details of the correct process and help available.

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