Yearly Archive: 2017

Charity Golf Day 7th July

April 28, 2017 What an excellent opportunity for networking, marketing and raising much-needed funding for Lifeline’s Telephone Crisis Support Service 13 11 14! Get ready to meet some interesting personalities, share some great stories and, without a doubt, have the best laugh! Venue: Morwell Golf Club Date: Friday 7th July 2017 Time: Registrations open at 8:15am for Shot Gun...
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Upcoming Massive Plant Sale – Call for Donations

April 21, 2017 Lifeline Gippsland is calling on the Gippsland Community for donations for their upcoming Plant Sale to be held on Friday 26th May at the Morwell Shop and Warehouse, 2 Fleming Street Morwell, commencing at 8:30am. Once again we are seeking support from the wonderful community throughout Gippsland to assist us to make this Plant Sale another...
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Book Fair 2017 – Calling for Donations

March 14, 2017 Lifeline Gippsland is asking the Gippsland Community for donations of Books – all categories – to help them turn the 2-Day Book Fair into a successful fundraising event. Now is the time to go through those book shelves, study desks, bedside tables and kitchen shelves and clear out those pre-loved books and let Lifeline Gippsland...
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Financial Abuse – Information Booklet compiled by WIRE

February 23, 2017 Financial abuse is when your partner uses money, and other things that you might both own, to control you. Your partner’s behaviour may include: • Controlling your access to finances such as cash, bank accounts and benefits or pensions • Refusing to contribute financially to you or the family • Doing things that cost you or...
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ASIST Delivered at VISTA

February 23, 2017 Recently our Trainers, Marisca Seinen and Fiona O’Donnell, had the opportunity to deliver the 2-day ASIST (Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training) to staff at VISTA. VISTA staff all work in residential settings with high-risk adolescents, and their knowledge and experiences were a privilege to hear. What incredible work they do being substitute family for young...
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CONNECT Call Back Service – Coming Soon

February 21, 2017 Lifeline Gippsland’s Connect Call Back Service is just around the corner! Commencing in April 2017, the Connect Call Back Service will offer short-term telephone support for people who are experiencing significant crisis in their lives. It will also be available to family/friends who are caring for people in crisis. At the core of the program...
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MASSIVE Book Fair 27th & 28th April

February 10, 2017 Come enjoy, and help turn our 2-Day Book Fair on the 27th & 28th of April 2017 into a huge fundraising success! We’re always working hard to raise much needed funds to support Lifeline’s 24-hour Telephone Crisis Support service 13 11 14,  and to assist with running other vital programs that help our Gippsland community...
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Looking for a safe temporary home…

January 31, 2017 Would your business like to consider hosting one of our wheelie bins for a week or two? It’s an opportunity for your staff or visitors to clean out their wardrobes and donate their pre-loved items of clothing to Lifeline Gippsland. By hosting one of our donation bins, donors can be assured their contributions will be deposited...
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Telephone Crisis Supporter Information Sessions

January 13, 2017 Lifeline took over one million calls last year. Volunteers come from all walks of life and all training is provided to become a Lifeline Crisis Supporter. WHY NOT SEE HOW YOU CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE! INFORMATION SESSIONS: 9.30 – 10.30am – Thursday February 9th OR 5.30 – 6.30pm – Thursday February 9th AT The Lifeline...
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Psychological First Aid Training with Rob Gordon

January 8, 2017 Don’t miss a rare opportunity to take part in this one-day course, delivered by world-renown Clinical Psychologist, Dr Rob Gordon. Lifeline Gippsland is hosting a day with Dr Rob Gordon to provide training to Lifeline’s own Emergency Response Volunteers and other volunteers and respondents from the local community. The workshop will cover some of the fundamental...
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