Alex's Answer

I wanna kill myself

Your Question

I wanna kill my self but I don’t know how to with out anyone knowing 


Hello, thank you for reaching out to Ask Alex today. 

It sounds like you are having suicidal thoughts, that you want to end your life, but you do not want anyone to know you have done so. 

We are really concerned and worried that you are thinking of killing yourself. You have the right to live your life and be supported with whatever you are going through that has you feeling this way. Wanting nobody to know that you have killed yourself, seems that you are a caring person, you are thinking of how they would feel about your death.  

There are some important articles on the Childline website that may help you at this time, like and amongst others. You may also find support from the Pieta House organisation who work with people who are feeling suicidal. Their website is . 

You have taken the first brave step to getting support by writing to us. Please reach out to talk to us today. We want to talk to you. You are important. You matter.  

We would very much like to talk to you, and let you know that you are not alone. You do not have to struggle on your own. Childline is here for you, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. There will always be somebody available to talk to you on the phone at 1800 66 66 66 or through Webchat at . You can start a chat by clicking on the Orange Tab on the right-hand side of your screen. 

Look after yourself, 


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