FAMS Walk and talk

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…

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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 to…

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Moira’s Run – Sunday 27th October


Moira’s Run will take place on Sunday 27th October within Queen’s Park, Glasgow. Warm-up will start at 10.15am with the run scheduled for a 10.30am start. Race numbers and safety pins will be issued between…

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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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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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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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New web site


This is the all new FAMS website. It is being developed to improve our interaction with all of our stakeholders.

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