Mother's campaign against student depression

The mother of a student who killed himself while studying in Cambridge is now campaigning to raise awareness of depression. Toby Thorne took his own life after building up student debts of 8-thousand pounds

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Bereaved mother wants support for students in debt

The mother of a student from Anglia Ruskin University who killed himself because he was in debt is campaigning for more support for young people in financial difficulty.

Toby Thorn's body was found in a field last summer surrounded by bank statements. He'd run up debts of 8 thousand pounds while studying computing in Cambridge. Watch Mathhew Hudson's report.

Here are some links to organisations that can help with debt problems:

Citizens advice bureau

StepChange debt remedy[

]( Debtline

Debt Advice Foundation


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