CALM is the UK’s only dedicated male suicide prevention organisation. Suicide is the single largest cause of death of men under the age of 45 in the UK and men account for 75% of all suicides. CALM seeks to prevent male suicide by supporting men in crisis through its Helpline/Webchat Service, campaigning to raise awareness of the issue and changing the culture and behaviour in society so that men feel able to live a more positive life.
Joel joined CALM in April 2016 and is responsible for overseeing all of the organisation’s operations, including Finance and HR, as well as being part of the senior leadership team. Prior to CALM, Joel working in Financial Communications for 10 years, before running a small business for 6 years.