ReachOut Australia and headspace have a number of free resources available for parents and carers, including:
- Information sheets / tips for parents
- Professional Coaching
- Discussion forums
Visit their websites via the links below to find out more:
Training: Learn how to recognise risk and refer young people to help through community suicide prevention training – Click Here for local training options.
Chat Safe – Orygen Youth Mental Health
headspace Suicide in Schools: Information for Parents & Carers
Lifeline – Life Matters counselling service
Lifeline offers free face to face counselling at their Newcastle and Central Coast offices. Lifeline’s Comprehensive suicide prevention service has helped thousands of local people with its three pronged approach to suicide prevention. Life Matters is a one on one counselling session for those at immediate risk of suicide and in supporting people in the region who are bereaved by suicide. Click here to find out more about Life Matters.