#LWAS

Lets Walk & Talk About Suicide – A Family Day 2019 #LWAS


Our flagship annual FREE event is not all about WALKING. If you don’t wish to take part in the walk around Strathclyde Park, come straight to our Tea & Talk Tent for free refreshments ………..

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Sign the Petition!


Sign our petition concerning suicide awareness and support for young people. The petition calls on the Parliament to urge the Scottish Government to make suicide awareness education, information and training mandatory for all high school…

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Design our Logo!

Design our Logo!


Suicide is a difficult topic and hopefully one that never impacts your college or community. The reality, however, is that it does cross the minds of many young people. . In fact, suicide is the…

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Daily Record Reports “Suicide charity volunteer believes men who bottle up their emotions most at risk”


Retired police inspector donates his time to Wishaw charity FAMS in a bid to save people from suicide. Read more

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Daily Record Reports on Grieving families launch charity in Wishaw to families cope with pain of suicide


Families and Friends Affected by Murder and Suicide (FAMS) currently has 25 active members each with their own story to tell. Read More

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LWAS18

#LWAS18 – Save the date!


We are pleased to announce that our Let’s Walk About Suicide event will be held in Strathclyde Park on Sunday 9th September, to coincide with World Suicide Prevention Day 2018. The walk will start at…

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Design our logo!

Design our new logo!


We’re looking for entries to design our logo for #LWAS 19! The winning entry will be unveiled at this year’s event. Check back soon for more details on the date for that event. The closing…

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Donations


At FAMS we charge nothing to those in need of our assistance. Volunteers give freely of their time and skills. We wish to prevent other families from going through the experiences that we have had to suffer….

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Volunteers


Our charity is totally dependent on the work of volunteers. We have available a range of volunteer roles to suit your availability, experience and skills. Any time that you can spare could help save a…

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#LWAS2017


We are proud to announce that with your help the Lets Walk Against Suicide event will be held in Strathclyde Park on the 10th September to coincide with the … Please sign up now to…

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