Education and Awareness

  1. Burdekin Suicide Prevention and Mental Health Support

    Burdekin Community Association (Burdekin Shire QLD)

  2. Apprentices Project OzHelp ACT

    Ozhelp Foundation (ACT and surrounding regions)

  3. Workplace Training and Education

    The OzHelp Tasmania Foundation (Offices in Launceston and Hobart)

  4. The Wesley LifeForce Suicide Prevention Project

    Wesley Mission (National)

  5. SANE Media Centre and Stigmawatch

    SANE Australia (National)

  6. Real engagement and linking for Men in industry (REAL4Mii)

    OzHelp Ltd WA (Pilbara region of Western Australia)

  7. SPA Strategic Partnership

    Suicide Prevention Australia (National)

  8. Mindframe Education and Training Projects

    Hunter Institute of Mental Health (National)

  9. Community Broadcasting Suicide Prevention Project

    Community Broadcasting Association Australia (National)

  10. Apprentices Project NT

    Oz Help Foundation NT (Northern Territory)

  11. RUOK? Day

    RUOK? Ltd (National)

  12. LIFE Communications

    On the Line (National)

  13. Response to Youth Suicide in Greater Geelong

    Anglicare Victoria (Greater Geelong)

  14. MindOUT!

    National LGBTI Health Alliance (National)

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Burdekin Suicide Prevention and Mental Health Support

Organisation
Region
Burdekin Shire QLD
Contact
07 4783 3744 or bca@burdekin.qld.gov.au
Description
Establish a community based education and awareness program on suicide prevention, provide drug abuse and suicide prevention programs though schools and youth groups and heighten community awareness amongst the mentally ill. 

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Apprentices Project OzHelp ACT

Organisation
Region
ACT and surrounding regions
Contact
1300 OZHELP (694 357) or info.act@ozhelp.org.au
Description
Build the capacity of workers in the building, construction and mining industries in the ACT and surrounding regions to recognise warning signs of suicide, be able to access support and provide mentoring support to colleagues. 

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Workplace Training and Education

Organisation
Region
Offices in Launceston and Hobart
Contact
1300 OZHELP (1300 694 357) or admin@ozhelptasmania.org.au
Description
Provide suicide prevention services to the Tasmanian building, construction, retail, hospitality, farming and mining industries; bridge gaps between those at risk and existing professional services, collaborate with the local and broader community and provide counselling for EI, and referral services. 

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The Wesley LifeForce Suicide Prevention Project

Organisation
Region
National
Contact
02 9263 5555
Description
The aim of the Wesley LifeForce Suicide Prevention Project is to  build community capacity to engage in suicide prevention activity, improve access to appropriate services and to support those at risk of suicide and bereaved by suicide. This is achieved through the establishment and support of suicide prevention community networks throughout Australia, and the development and maintenance of training programs, workshops and other events targeting suicide awareness and prevention. 

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SANE Media Centre and Stigmawatch

Organisation
Region
National
Contact
03 9682 5933 or info@sane.org
Description
Promote accurate, respectful and sensitive depiction of mental illness and suicide by exposing cases of media stigma to public scrutiny and educating those responsible to change their practices.  

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Real engagement and linking for Men in industry (REAL4Mii)

Organisation
Region
Pilbara region of Western Australia
Contact
02 6251 4166 or info@ozhelp.org.au
Description
Identify workers who are at risk of suicide or have mental health issues in the building, construction and mining industries in the Pilbara region, facilitate access to support services, improve referral pathways for workers at risk of suicide or with mental health issues. 

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SPA Strategic Partnership

Organisation
Region
National
Contact
Description
Provide national advocacy, education and research for suicide and self-harm prevention, intervention and postvention and to build networks in the suicide prevention sector.

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Mindframe Education and Training Projects

Organisation
Region
National
Contact
Description
Deliver the Responsibility Journalism and Public Relations Project, Mindframe Media and Mental Health Project, Mindframe for the Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Sector Project, Mindframe Stage and Screen Project and Mindframe Police and Courts Project.

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Community Broadcasting Suicide Prevention Project

Organisation
Region
National
Contact
Ian Waton 02 9310 2999 iwatson@cbaa.org.au
Description

Deliver help-seeking and wellbeing messages to a wide and diverse network of communities nationally including Indigenous communities, rural and remote and CALD through satellite and local radio providing 24 hour a day national delivery of suicide and mental helaht and well-being messages.

 

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Apprentices Project NT

Organisation
Region
Northern Territory
Contact
1300 694 357 or info@ozhelp.org.au
Description
Build the capacity of workers in the building, construction and mining industries in the Darwin Region to recognise warning signs of suicide, be able to access support and provide mentoring support to colleagues. 

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RUOK? Day

Organisation
Region
National
Contact
Janina Nearn 0410 523 359 or email ruokday@gmail.com
Description

 Encourages connecting with family and people in the community if they have concerns about their mental health and wellbeing through coordinated TV, internet and press coverage of their theme, coupled with advice on help seeking avenues. 


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LIFE Communications

Organisation
Region
National
Contact
03 8398 8422 or life@ontheline.org.au
Description
Provide access to ‘Living Is For Everyone’ resources, the latest information, activities and resources in suicide prevention and provide a vehicle to contribute learnings and draw on each other’s expertise to facilitate communication across suicide prevention stakeholders in Australia. 

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Response to Youth Suicide in Greater Geelong

Organisation
Region
Greater Geelong
Contact
Call Robyn Knox on 0458 750 717 or email robin.knox@anglicarevic.org.au
Description
Conduct 16 ASIST courses for secondary school teachers.

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MindOUT!

Organisation
Region
National
Contact
Warren Talbot, General Manager National LGBTI Health Alliance 02 8568 1120
Description
The MindOUT! Project is establishing networks and linkages between the LGBTI sector, mainstream mental health services and other significant suicide prevention and mental health projects, programs and research.