Decision details

Suicide Prevention Strategy

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The Cabinet considered a report of the Deputy Chief Executive (People) presenting the draft Suicide Prevention Strategy for Southend, Essex and Thurrock entitled ‘Let’s Talk About Suicide.’




That the Suicide Prevention Strategy and associated actions, be approved.


Reasons for Decision


To reduce suicide rates.


Other Options




Note: This is an Executive function

Eligible for call in to: People Scrutiny Committee

Executive Councillor: Salter

Report author: Andrea Atherton

Publication date: 22/09/2017

Date of decision: 19/09/2017

Decided at meeting: 19/09/2017 - Cabinet

Effective from: 30/09/2017

This decision has been called in by:

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