The number of suicidal young people seeking help from ChildLine rose last year
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More children talking to ChildLine about suicide

The counselling service ChildLine had more than 34,000 consultations with children who talked about killing themselves in 2013/14, it has revealed.

The number of such consultations has increased by 116% since 2010/2011.

The NSPCC - which runs ChildLine - said that most of the children were aged between 12 and 15.

Ben Ando reports.

  • 31 Oct 2014
  • From the section UK
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