17 Newly Trained Volunteers – FAMS Chat Service

17 Newly Trained Volunteers – FAMS Chat Service

Working in partnership with Volunteer Scotland, VANL (Voluntary Action North Lanarkshire) and VASL (Voluntary Action South Lanarkshire) Volunteer Scotland, we are delighted to share that a further 17 newly trained FAMS Volunteers will be taking calls on FAMS.Chat...
FAMS Volunteers Raise Awareness to Prevent Suicides

FAMS Volunteers Raise Awareness to Prevent Suicides

In a sweet and considerate act, two of FAMS’ volunteers last week decided to leave messages on bridges to offer support to people who might be contemplating taking their own life. Thank you so much to Stephanie and Caitlin for this wonderful act of kindness!...
Covid 19 Update – FAMS.Chat Service

Covid 19 Update – FAMS.Chat Service

We Are Happy To Announce the FAMS.Chat Service FAMS have made the decision to widen its remit during theses worrying times. Our volunteers have been taking calls from vulnerable children, young people and adults all reporting living fear, confusion, hopelessness and...
You Are Not Alone – Coronavirus Update

You Are Not Alone – Coronavirus Update

You Are Not Alone – Coronavirus Update In these unprecedented times of uncertainty, one thing is certain; any type of necessary enforced isolation, will affect the mental health of most of us. Particularly “people of emotional distress” and individuals feeling, “close...
Our Annual Events

Our Annual Events

Lets Walk & Talk About Suicide – A Family Day AIMS: To raise the awareness to the general public of the scale and impact of failed and completed suicides on Families, Friends and Communities; particularly within young adultsTo bring about change in the general...