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Become a Telephone Crisis Supporter – Applications Open Now

May 26, 2017 Applications have just opened for members of the public interested in becoming Lifeline Telephone Crisis Supporters. The Lifeline network took over a million calls last year and the demand is set to increase in coming years as people become more aware of issues like mental health, suicide, domestic violence and services such as Lifeline, that...
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MASSIVE Plant Sale – 26th May

May 17, 2017 Get yourself down to our MASSIVE Plant Sale for some MASSIVE bargains! The day starts at 8:30am and there will be plenty more bargains in our Shop and Warehouse! See you there!  

MHFA for LVA

May 5, 2017 On the 20th & 21st of March, the Latrobe Valley Authority undertook Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training at Lifeline Gippsland. Given the LVA deal with people affected by the tough times our community is going through, they wanted to be prepared in the event someone presents with mental health issues. Mental health is fast...
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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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