The PVA delegation meeting with His Excellency Governor-General David Hurley to brief on the critical need for postvention Shining a Light on those Bereaved by Suicide WORLD SUICIDE PREVENTION DAY 2019 CANBERRA: Australia’s ‘founding father’ of suicide prevention will today make an impassioned plea to the Morrison government to recognise the most overlooked aspect of […]
Building Hope Together The Journey After Suicide The 6th Australian Postvention Conference 13 – 15 June 2019 | Sydney Masonic Centre www.buildinghopetogether.com.au Postvention Australia and the Conference Committee are pleased to announce that registration and call for abstracts for the 6th Australian Postvention Conference are now open.
If in crisis or in need of counselling, please contact the following telephone lines: Lifeline 13 11 14 (24 hour phone counselling) Kids Help Line 1800 55 1800 (24 hour phone counselling) Suicide Call Back Service 1300 659 467 (Professional call back service referral line operates seven days a week) Mensline Australia 1300 789 978 (24 hour phone counselling […]
QPR stands for Question, Persuade and Refer – these 3 simple steps educate anyone to learn the indicators that can help save a life from suicide.
Dear Friends, It is this time of the year again.
18 October – 16 November Al’s Walk for Life Facebook Envoy Alan Staines OAM OF, 86 years young, National Secretary of Postvention Australia, committed to walking over 320km from Canberra to Sydney over 28 days to raise community awareness throughout Australia of the urgent need to provide support for those impacted by suicide.
Adapted with permission from David Kessler, author of Grief.com (Facebook.com/IamDavidKessler) The concept that “Holidays are time spent with loved ones” is ingrained into our culture.
From the Desk of the National Secretary Dear Friends, It is this time of the year again.
For those who are grieving, the holidays can be unfamiliar terrain.