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Suicide Prevention Ballarat News

No need to suffer alone: support for suicide bereaved

April 26 2018

The Suicide Bereavement Support Group, which has received initial funding from the Ballarat and District Suicide Prevention Network, will be managed by Lifeline Ballarat. Two mental health professionals will facilitate the four week support group: Anita Hoare, Bereavement Specialist, Sound Psychology and Judy Rowlands, Crisis Support Supervisor, Lifeline Ballarat. The program will provide education, mutual […]

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Ballarat suicide prevention fundraiser

July 13 2017

A night of rhythm and blues in August will help raise money for Ballarat suicide prevention training. The Beat ‘N’ The Blues fundraiser at Ballarat Greyhound Racing Club on Saturday, August 26, will raise money to ensure Ballarat and District Suicide Prevention Network continues to provide its important services. Blues band Salty Dog will perform […]

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Beat N The Blues

May 9 2016

What: Dinner Dance When: Saturday 25th June 2016 Where: Ballarat Greyhound Racing Club – Rubicon Street, Sebastopol How Much: $60 per ticket Beat N The Blues Flyer Final 2016 PDF  

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How can you tell if someone is suicidal?

September 29 2013

Over 2,000 people die of suicide in Australia each year. Every one represents the loss of a valuable person’s life and a tragedy for their loved ones, friends and the entire community. Many years of experience has shown that suicide prevention can work. Just having someone to talk to can bring many people back from […]

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