Useful Books:

Coping with suicide
Maggie Helen
London: Sheldon Press, 2002

Beyond the Rough Rock: supporting a child who has been bereaved through suicide
Di Stubbs and Julie Stokes:
UK: Winston’s Wish, 2008

Suicide:  Ireland’s story
Emily Cox
Dublin: Blackwater Press, 2006

A Special Scar: the experience of people bereaved by Suicide
Alison Wertheimer
London: Routledge, 2008

Echoes of Suicide
Siobhan Foster-Ryan and Luke Monahan (ed)
Dublin: Veritas, 2001

Silent Grief : living in the wake of suicide
Christopher Lukas and Henry M. Seiden.
London : Jessica Kingsley, 2007.

Visit the library catalogue to see where these titles are held.

Useful websites:
outreach support to the suicide bereaved
support to the suicide bereaved
National Suicide Research Foundation
National Office for Suicide Prevention
Mental Health Ireland
Mullingar Fighting Suicide one life at a time on Facebook
Pieta House is a non-profit organisation providing a specialised treatment programme for people who have suicidal ideation or who participate in self-harming behaviors. Our service is FREE of CHARGE. 80% of our income comes from Fundraising Events and donations.


Midlands Living Links: 086-1600641
National Suicide Bereavement Support: 085-7224819
Console: Living with suicide: 1800 201890
National Office for Suicide Prevention: 01 6352139
Mental Health Ireland: 01 2841166 / 086 8353387
1 Life Suicide Helpline: 1800 247100
HSE Suicide Resource Office: 086-8157320