Postvention Australia (PVA)

Building hope together.

PVA’s mission is to promote life by supporting and representing those bereaved by suicide and all those impacted in the community by suicide loss through leadership and advocacy, education and training, and connection.

Postvention Australia is the national association representing and supporting suicide bereavement.

PVA provides resources, information, education, and representation for the whole Australian community impacted by the trauma of suicide. PVA is a member-driven organisation, representing both individuals and families bereaved by suicide and their service providers. 


Our Work
& Impact

PVA is the leading voice for those bereaved by suicide, driving national and international advocacy work .


Our Board
& Patrons

Australia’s leading experts in suicide prevention and Postvention as well as bereaved representatives.


What is

Providing support, information and resources after a suicide is widely known as ‘postvention’.