Archive: eNews

ASIST 15th & 16th June

May 5, 2017 Don’t miss this invaluable training! The next ASIST 11 workshop will take place at Lifeline Gippsland across the 15th & 16th of June. ASIST is a two-day interactive workshop in suicide first-aid. ASIST teaches participants to recognise when someone may be at risk of suicide and then work with that person to create a plan that will support their...
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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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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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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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