CLASP (Counselling, Life Advice and Suicide Prevention)
We are Counselling Life Advice Suicide Prevention Charity also known as, CLASP Charity. We are the first charity focusing solely on the stigma of mental & stress related illness, emotional life traumas & suicide. We’d like people to interact and give support while obtaining advice from professionals and people who have suffered & overcome similar or the family, friends & carers of those that have suffered. We are a charity whose aim and mission is to confront the stigma surrounding mental and stress related illnesses, daily emotional trauma and suicide via events.
CLASP Charity’s mission is to confront the stigma surrounding mental illness, emotional trauma and suicide:
•Providing practical, relevant and tangible support via a national emergency helpline for those in despair or contemplating suicide. Providing a range of targeted counselling for people suffering; domestic violence, financial stress, sexual abuse and suicidal thoughts.
•Developing a counselling network across the UK to service those in despair raising awareness of the effects of loneliness and depression.
•And staging events across the UK to raise awareness and funds to tackle the powerfully isolating effect of stigma that plagues so many people needing support.