Meet local people who thought about ending their lives, and discover how they found a way through. Even if your circumstance can’t change immediately, your life matters to your loved ones and your community.
Stories from the Northern Beaches, Sydney NSW
There were people who loved me - John
John thought that if he could just be successful, he wouldn’t have to deal with his pain. But success left him feeling empty, and he realised that he needed support to manage suicidal thoughts.
Growing up, Phoebe worried she was feeling very different things to everyone else. Now, she wishes she’d known how many other people struggle with their mental health, and that help is there for you if you ask.
A ‘perfect’ life isn’t always what it seems. Mark knows that while it might look like someone has it all, you don’t know what’s going on in their head. When he reached out for help, a massive weight was lifted.