Yearly Archive: 2016


Digging Deep for Lifeline Gippsland

December 2, 2016 Every year on the Friday prior to Christmas Day Bob Knight, John Beckman, Laina Zajarski, Pina McCafferty and Gary Honeychurch help light the barbecues for the annual Hazelwood Miner’s Breakfast. The group generously purchase all bread, eggs, bacon, juices and coffee to serve Hazelwood workers a tasty, warm breakfast for a gold coin donation. This...
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Gone Fishing!

December 1, 2016 Lifeline Gippsland is pleased to advise that it is again running the ‘Gone Fishing’ program for men who are tackling the blues. Gone Fishing is a well-regarded and effective facilitated peer support program, run over six weekly sessions which aims to provide men who are experiencing depression with information, education and a sense of contentedness....
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Annual report

Annual Report 2016

November 25, 2016 Our 2016 Annual Report is now available. Please click on the link to view: Annual Report 2016

Love Plants? Love Socialising? Got Some Spare Time?

November 5, 2016 Do you love plants? Do you enjoy meeting people? Do you have a little spare time on your hands the second Saturday of each month? If you answered ‘yes’ to the above questions, we’d just LOVE to hear from you! Our dedicated volunteers need another set of hands to help them set up the Lifeline Gippsland plant...
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MASSIVE Plant Sale – 18th Nov!

November 3, 2016 It’s here again! Lifeline Gippsland’s MASSIVE Plant Sale! Once again, Lifeline Gippsland is holding a massive Plant Sale.  The Plant Sale is an absolute must for keen gardeners, and as usual will have on offer a great selection of plants and seedlings all at excellent prices.  Plants include natives, annuals, orchids, roses, perennials, shrubs, trees...
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Exciting recruitment opportunities at Lifeline Gippsland

October 21, 2016 Here at Lifeline Gippsland we have two exciting roles that we are currently recruiting to: Business Manager (short term / full time) As part of the senior management team, the Business Manager is responsible for the development of new income streams and managing current income generation strategies (including opportunity shops, bulk and rag sales).  Importantly...
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DV-alert 23rd & 24th November 2016

October 20, 2016 Learn to recognise the signs of domestic violence, respond appropriately and refer the case if necessary.   Who is it for? General DV-alert workshops are for health, allied health and community frontline workers in Australia. One of the priorities of the National Plan to Reduce Violence Against Women and their Children is to ensure that...
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ASIST 2-Day Workshop 27th & 28th October 2016

October 20, 2016 ASIST 2-Day WORKSHOP Lifeline Gippsland, partnering with Latrobe Regional Hospital Mental Health Services is running an ASIST Workshop on the 27th & 28th October 2016 at LV CMHS, 20 Washington Street, Traralgon. Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) is a workshop that prepares professionals, volunteers, and informal helpers of all kinds to provide suicide first-aid interventions to people at...
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Get your Spring Clean on!

September 20, 2016 On Friday the 30th September 2016, AFL Grand Final Eve, Lifeline Gippsland is having a sausage sizzle at Bunning’s Morwell and we will have our truck onsite from 10:00am to 3:00pm to collect any donations from the community.  We are in desperate need of good quality clothing, bric-a-brac, books, toys small items of furniture, plants...
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August 30, 2016 Lifeline’s Morwell retail shop is having a massive garage sale from the 5th – 9th September 2016, to clear excess stock. There will be a huge range of household goods, books, shoes and clothing all reduced to clear. The shop is open Monday – Friday from 9:30am – 4:00pm and will have items on sale...
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