Building Hope Together – NSW Post-Suicide Support Webinar Series

Webinar Series Launch TUE 1 DEC 2020 10-11AM AEDT Topic: The impact of COVID-19 on suicide bereavement Registration: Free Event website: http://webinars.postventionaustralia.org Aim: To help reduce stigma surrounding suicide and improve community awareness & understanding of the bereavement experience Postvention Australia is launching a series of monthly webinars between December 2020 and September 2021. The Building Hope Together Webinar…

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Media Release – World Suicide Prevention Day 2020

‘You Are Not Alone’ Postvention Australia Welcomes Increased Recognition of those Impacted by Suicide WORLD SUICIDE PREVENTION DAY 2020 The National Association for the Bereaved by Suicide today said it welcomed the increasing focus within governments and stakeholder groups of the critical need to elevate support and resources toward those left behind after losing a…

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Media Release – World Suicide Prevention Day 2019

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…

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Media Statement – Government strongly urged to Act Now as more Australians are lost to Suicide each day say experts – The 6th Australian Postvention Conference

SYDNEY, Australia. It was the world’s largest ever multi-day gathering of suicide loss experts. A Conference held in Australia, a nation whose recently elected federal Coalition promised with money and political will, to dramatically reduce the burgeoning rates of suicide in one of the ‘luckiest’ countries and wealthiest economies in the world. Prioritising Mental Health…

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Building Hope Together – The 6th Australian Postvention Conference

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. The draft program has been released here. Abstract submissions close Friday…

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Highlights from Al’s Walk for Life

Al's Walk For Life

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. Many are…

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Al’s Walk for Life

Al's Walk For Life

The National Secretary of Postvention Australia, Envoy Alan Staines OAM OF, 86 years young, is committed to walk from Canberra to Sydney to raise community awareness throughout Australia of the urgent need to provide support for those impacted by suicide. The 320km+ walk will commence in Canberra on 18th October, and conclude on 16th November…

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AFSP Survivor Day

International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day (Survivor Day) is the one day a year when people affected by suicide loss gather around the world at events in their local communities to find comfort and gain understanding as they share stories of healing and hope. Last year there were close to 400 Survivor Day events in…

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IASP WSPD Day

2018 marks the 16th World Suicide Prevention Day. The day was first recognised in 2003, as an initiative of the International Association for Suicide Prevention and endorsed by the World Health Organisation (WHO). World Suicide Prevention Day takes place each year on September 10. On September 10, join us and work towards the common goal…

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