Home News & Events

Lifeline Gippsland News & Events

A Donation from Lifeline Gippsland

July 28, 2017 Lifeline Gippsland were recently approached for specific items to help set up a house for homeless secondary school students in Moe. Our volunteers absolutely pounced on the opportunity and really got behind the request and effectively gathered so much furniture and general household items that we more than filled the house! It was a wonderful...
Read more

Stress Down Day 2017 – the week that was…

July 28, 2017 Send us your Stress Down Day pics! We’d love to add them to our next eNews! A huge THANK YOU to all who took part in this year’s Stress Down Day! Lifeline Gippsland are pleased to acknowledge the support and contribution of the following organisations: Interchange Gippsland Bunnings Morwell Latrobe City Council Gippsland Water From...
Read more

“Thank You Barb!”

July 28, 2017 For the past 12 years, Barb Sibly has quietly gone about her volunteering role for Lifeline Gippsland’s plant nursery propagating plants, collecting donated flora and gardening paraphernalia and rising at the crack of dawn to set up for Lifeline Gippsland’s monthly plant stall  at Traralgon’s REH Craft Market. Barb’s green thumbs are also behind the...
Read more

Beautiful Wedding Gowns for Sale

July 28, 2017 Lifeline Gippsland has been donated a number of bridal gowns and deb frocks. If you or someone you know are on a budget and after a beautiful gown, please give us a call on 5136 3500 and we can put you in touch with our wedding/deb gown guru who will be only too happy to...
Read more

ASIST – 13th & 14th August

July 28, 2017 Lifeline Gippsland strives to create safer communities by providing training to increase awareness of and prevent suicide. Our highly experienced, registered trainers deliver the internationally recognised LivingWorks Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) workshop to numerous individuals every year. We deliver suicide prevention training workshops to mental health and welfare organisations, emergency services, community groups, corporate...
Read more

LLG Inaugural Golf Day Outcome

July 27, 2017 The Lifeline Gippsland Inaugural Charity Golf Day held on Friday 7th July was a huge success and a fun day was had by all. Even though the start to the day was an incredibly cold and frosty 1 degree Celsius, the ‘Putt for Show’ and ‘Crazy Putt’ competitions soon warmed up the players prior to...
Read more

Strategic Plan 2017

July 27, 2017 Our new Strategic Plan is well underway and to assist Board members, staff and volunteers from various areas within Lifeline Gippsland came together to raise ideas and discuss their potential benefit to the organisation.  The workshop was facilitated by consultant Linda Stoneman. A draft Strategic Plan has been developed and we are preparing to share...
Read more

Stress Down Day 2017

June 27, 2017 IT’S HERE AGAIN! The one day in the year where you can come to work or school dressed in your PJ’s, or if that’s a bit heavy-going, maybe just go with the ol’ slippers or perhaps host a morning tea. However you wish to celebrate it, Stress Down Day is meant to be FUN! We...
Read more

Mental Health First Aid – 19th & 20th July

June 16, 2017 ONE IN FOUR Australians will experience a MENTAL ILLNESS in any given year With the news of further local job losses in Gippsland recently, the ability to know how to identify and support someone suffering mental distress is something we all should be aware of. Overall, the percentage of people reporting a high or very...
Read more

Do you own a green thumb?

May 26, 2017 Lifeline Gippsland is urgently seeking volunteers who have some knowledge of, and love plants. As we only receive 12% state government funding, our plant sales provide an important source of funding that helps us maintain vital community services such as the 13 11 14 Crisis Line, the Connect Call Back service and subsidised community training....
Read more