Melody Butcher

I'm fundraising for CALM

I’m walking against suicide.

This October I'm taking on the Lost Hours Walk to deal with grief differently and defiantly, and to remember our sons, daughters, brothers, sisters, mothers, fathers, partners and friends lost to suicide.

Here’s why:

On average, 125 people take their own lives every week in the UK.

75% of people who take their own lives are not known to mental health services or have not been in touch with mental health services within the last year.

135 people are directly affected by every suicide.

We’re coming together across the country to send a message that that’s not ok. We’re taking to the streets, parks, pavements, public footpaths and promenades to walk against struggling in silence, against being alone, against living miserably.

Anyone can hit crisis point. CALM’s free, anonymous and confidential helpline and webchat are there for anyone who needs support. They’re open from 5pm-midnight every day. Just £8 is enough to fund a professionally-trained helpline worker to answer a call that could save a life. Your support will help fund CALM’s life-saving services when they’re needed most.

You can join my team or donate to my walk below.

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£25

Beth & Lucy

L.I.V.E❥ L.O.V.E❥ L.A.U.G.H❥ Good Luck 🍀 such an amazing cause 💛

£21

Nan And Grandad

Hi Mel. Well done I hope it is not to wet and windy we will be thinking of you.

£21

Yasmine Gray

Go Mel! If you need a friend to add a few miles, let me know!

£20

Rachel Smoot

£15

Barry Butcher

XX

£11.55

Morgan

Love love love 💕 x

£10.50

Sara Whitehouse

£10.50

Pam Catlin

£10

Maddie ?

£10

Hannah Thompson

Well done on doing something so inspirational especially for a cause we need to speak more about. A cause very close to my heart 💗💗

£10

Katrina Butcher

♥️ xx

£8.40

Melody Butcher

£8.40

Roxy

Good luck Mel, this is such an amazing cause ☺️xx

£5.25

Rose Withers