Hertfordshire - Where to go in a crisis

In Hertfordshire there is a multi-agency Suicide Prevention plan.   This anonymous survey aims to gain further insight into the behaviour of boys and men when they are struggling with their mental health, to ensure that we can provide information and support which is as helpful as possible.  By completing this questionnaire, you are helping to contribute to this important work.

What is your gender?

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* 1. What is your gender?

Please select the age category you fit into

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* 2. Please select the age category you fit into

At times, everyone can struggle with the things that life throws at them.  If you were struggling to cope, who would you be most likely to speak to? (please tick all that apply)

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* 3. At times, everyone can struggle with the things that life throws at them.  If you were struggling to cope, who would you be most likely to speak to? (please tick all that apply)

If you were experiencing feelings or thoughts about taking your own life, who would you speak to?  (Please tick all that apply)

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* 4. If you were experiencing feelings or thoughts about taking your own life, who would you speak to?  (Please tick all that apply)

If you were looking for urgent mental health support online, what search terms (words and phrases) might you use? Please also list any specific websites you would go to.

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* 5. If you were looking for urgent mental health support online, what search terms (words and phrases) might you use? Please also list any specific websites you would go to.

How would you prefer to access mental health support?

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* 6. How would you prefer to access mental health support?

Is there anything that could prevent you from speaking to someone about how you are feeling?

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* 7. Is there anything that could prevent you from speaking to someone about how you are feeling?

"It's OK for me to talk about my mental health".  Do you agree with this statement?

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* 8. "It's OK for me to talk about my mental health".  Do you agree with this statement?

How do you cope with difficult emotions (e.g. low mood, anger, stress, sadness, fear, jealousy, feeling anxious, worry)

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* 9. How do you cope with difficult emotions (e.g. low mood, anger, stress, sadness, fear, jealousy, feeling anxious, worry)

Thank you for completing this survey. If you need any support around your emotional wellbeing or mental health please see the support information below:

Samaritans – offering a safe space for you to talk any time you like – about whatever’s getting to you: 116 123

Childline – call 0800 1111 or find more information on the website

Hertfordshire Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust’s website contains local information and support agencies

https://healthyyoungmindsinherts.org.uk/ has Information on the Hertfordshire emotional and mental health support available for children and young people

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