Your Safety Plan App

There when you need it

What is a Safety Plan?

In a psychological crisis it can be difficult to make sensible and rational decisions. This means that it is important to be well prepared beforehand and to have a clear plan to follow. This is exactly what a safety plan is there for. When a crisis arises, it can help you take the right steps to manage the situation.

Our app lets you access your safety plan at any time from your smartphone.

How to set up your safety plan

Be Prepared - Create your own Safety Plan.

  • Enter Your Own Steps

    Create as many different steps as you want to help you in a crisis.

  • Edit and Delete Steps

    Edit or delete any steps that are no longer relevant.

  • Arrange and Organise Steps

    Every step can be assigned to one of four categories - arrange your steps in the order that you will work through them in a crisis.

How to make the most of the Safety Plan app:

Who needs a
Safety Plan?

  • A safety plan can be helpful for anyone who has reason to suppose that a psychological crisis could arise in the future. This mostly applies to those who have already experienced such a crisis. Creating a safety plan is itself helpful preparation for managing a crisis as effectively as possible. Mental illnesses where a safety plan can be helpful include:

    • Depression
    • Bipolar Disorder
    • Anxiety Discorders, Panic Attacks
    • Borderline Personality Disorder
    • Schizophrenia/Psychosis
    • Addictions