1. The new Suicide Prevention Action Plan is due for publication in summer 2018.
10. The following Actions in the Mental Health Strategy ( http://www.gov.scot/Publications/2017/03/1750) indicate a broader range of activities, although not overtly related to suicide prevention, that will contribute to reducing the overall rate of suicide: 2 on mental health training in schools; 6 on support for high risk children; 9 on students; 11 on the DBI; 12 on rural isolation; 13 on unscheduled care; 14 on NHS; 15 on workforce; 24; 38 on quality indicator profile that will contain data on population suicide, self harm in unscheduled care, time to follow up from hospital; 39 and 40 on governance.
25. See footnote 2 above
36. Any action related to social media and online resources should be considered in the context that telecommunications and internet services are reserved to the UK Parliament.
40. http://www.gov.scot/Publications/2013/12/7616 The 2013-16 Strategy set out a range of commitments under 5 broad themes - Responding to people in distress; Talking about suicide; Improving the NHS response to suicide; Developing the evidence base; and Supporting change and improvement. An update on this work is available at http://www.gov.scot/Topics/Health/Services/Mental-Health/Suicide-Self-Harm/SPS-IMG/SPSCommitments