The next level of online safeguarding in education: suicide prevention
26 Jan 2024
Ahead - Sandbox
Wellbeing , Higher Education
Suicide is the leading cause of death for people under 35. Over 20% of young people who lost their life to suicide had suicide-related online searches. Taking a proactive approach to suicide prevention and extending safeguarding measures to the online world, has never been that important. R;pple is a digital crisis intervention tool already adopted by over 100 universities, colleges and schools across the UK, helping them maximize online safeguarding and reduce suicide. Join this session to explore how you can use the R;pple tool to better protect your students and direct them to the right support at times when they are most vulnerable.