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NSW Strategic Suicide Prevention Framework

The Strategic Framework for Suicide Prevention in NSW 2018-2023​was launched by NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian, with the Minister for Mental Health, Tanya Davies on 17 October 2018. The Framework will guide activities in NSW until 2023 and marks the beginning of the journey towards zero suicides in NSW. The Framework has been developed by the NSW

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Getting Through Relationship Breakdowns

There is absolutely no doubt that a relationship break down is hard and most of us, at some stage in our life will go through it. . Relationship breakdowns are never easy, no matter how mutual or civilized the break up is. It’s a tough time in anyone’s life and it is important to do

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Launch of QPR for Business

This month LifeSpan launched its QPR (Question, Persuade, Refer) Training for businesses. In conjunction with the Hunter New England Central Coast Primary Health Network (HNECCPHN) we are now able to offer QPR Training for free for all local businesses to equip their employees with QPR lifesaving skills. QPR is currently the only online training available

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Positive Goal Setting n the New Year!

Happy New Year from the LifeSpan Team! We had a lovely break over the Christmas and New Year period but we are back on deck and hitting the ground running. There are lots of exciting plans for 2019 so keep an eye on our blog for updates. With the New Year comes the intention of

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R U OK? Day – Central Coast Friday 14th September 2018

LifeSpan was proud to award 11 grants to local community organisations who were hosting an R U OK? Day event on the Central Coast. We had a great response with 23 grant applications received (wow!). It was encouraging to see so many Central Coast groups spreading the word about the importance of meaningful conversations and

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Central Coast Suicide Prevention Website Launch

The new Suicide Prevention Central Coast website was launched at the Gosford Entertainment Grounds on 9 August 2018 with great interest from the local community. We were thrilled to have Rob Sams, General Manager of Services for Lifeline as MC for the event and to give an Acknowledgement of Lived Experience. Steve Ella, Central Coast

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Youth Aware of Mental Health (YAM)

Are you passionate about promoting mental health, resilience & help-seeking in young people?
Are you willing to volunteer a small amount of time to help deliver a mental health program in schools?
Then we would love to hear from you! info@suicidepreventioncentralcoast.org.au