Campaigners call for more support for student mental health services



Mental health activists have said there is still a long way to go to support young people and prevent suicides, after the government announced further funding for student mental health services.

Skys Aisha Zahid has been speaking to the family of a university student who took her own life.

If youre affected by any of the issues raised in this report, the Samaritans are available 24 hours a day on 116 123 or by email at jo@samaritans.org in the UK. In the US, call the Samaritans branch in your area or 1 (800) 273-TALK

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Published: 2022-08-04

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