Sunderland Council is the body elected by the people of Sunderland to represent their interests and to organise the provision of services to meet their needs. It consists of 75 councillors, each elected for a period of 4 years. One third of the Council stands for election in three years out of four.

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Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust is one of the largest mental health and disability Trusts in England employing more than 6,000 staff, serving a population of approximately 1.4 million, providing services across an area totalling 2,200 square miles.

We work from over 60 sites across Northumberland, Newcastle, North Tyneside, Gateshead, South Tyneside, Sunderland and North Easington. We also have a number of regional and national specialist services.

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Our vision is to improve the health, wellbeing and life expectancy of the residents of Sunderland, by providing joined up health and social care, underpinned by effective clinical decision-making, reducing the disparities in health across the city and achieving “better health for Sunderland”.

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If U Care Share Foundation are a charity promoting emotional well being in young people & supporting families affected by suicide.

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Suicide Prevention equipping our community with the knowledge and skills to reduce the pain for those of us experiencing suicidal thoughts

Listen Actively to what the person has to say
Identify Risk what risk factors are there
Fine coping resources explore support and self=help strategies
Enable access to professional support