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safeTALK training through the Latrobe & Region Suicide Prevention Network

July 8, 2016 Sponsored by the Latrobe & Region Suicide Prevention Network and delivered by Lifeline Gippsland, this 3-hour workshop helps people to: Move beyond common tendencies to  miss, dismiss or avoid suicide Identify people who have thoughts of suicide Apply the TALK steps – (Tell, Ask, Listen and Keep Safe) to connect with a person with thoughts...
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Ruralco – helping rural communities through suicide awareness training

July 8, 2016 Do you have people chatting to you about the recent Dairy Crisis? Gain confidence listening to and supporting members of your community. How you can help… RECOGNISE – observe words and behaviours RESPOND – listen and support REFER – to appropriate services Find out more… DATE: Tuesday 19th July VENUE: Leongatha Senior Citizens Centre (Dakers...
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It only takes 3 hours a week to make a difference

July 8, 2016 Have you got what it takes?  Some just have what it takes to connect with others in times of need. Are you the one? Lifeline Gippsland are holding information sessions in WARRAGUL and MORWELL for those interested in becoming a Telephone Crisis Supporter. WARRAGUL – Tuesday 12th July 2016 CFA Building, 8 Gladstone Street 12noon...
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June 1, 2016 A Generous Donation from Traralgon Lions Club On Wednesday 25th May Lifeline Gippsland received a donation of $5,000 from Traralgon Lions, which was generated through their Charity Golf Day earlier this year.  We were joint recipients along with Latrobe Palliative Care Fundraising Group.  Many thanks to the Lions members for their hard work in raising this...
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May 20, 2016 Lifeline Gippsland’s massive Plant Sale is on TODAY from 9am until 5pm. Amazing value for money!! Come along and grab a bargain and support Lifeline’s 13 11 14 Telephone Crisis Support Service.

ASIST 11 – June 23rd & 24th

May 11, 2016 ASIST 2-Day WORKSHOP Lifeline Gippsland, partnering with Latrobe Regional Hospital Mental Health Services is running an ASIST Workshop on the 23rd and 24th of June 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...
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DV-alert June 9th & 10th

April 22, 2016 Domestic and family violence includes violence against women, children, the elderly and others. Such violence is not just physical, it can include emotional, sexual, social, spiritual, financial and verbal abuse, or stalking. Domestic and family violence is abuse or violence by a partner or ex-partner or family member, and the abuse occurs in all cultures...
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We’re Seeking Donations of Plants, Pots, etc.

April 20, 2016 This year Lifeline Gippsland’s Plant Sale will be held on Friday the 20th of May. As always, we turn to our local community to seek support by way of donations of items and goods which can be sold to make this Plant Sale a HUGE success! Lifeline Gippsland are needing plants of all varieties, such as roses, orchids, shrubs,...
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We are seeking new Board Members

April 20, 2016 Lifeline Gippsland is a not for profit community organisation based in Gippsland and dedicated to the prevention of suicide through support to a national 13 11 14 telephone crisis service and local programs. Lifeline Gippsland is seeking new Board members. If you have skills, experience or knowledge that you believe may benefit the Board of...
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