Community Action for Suicide Elimination (CASE)
ANDREW PEARSON discovers the ‘mate helping mate’ mentality - synonymous with small, rural communities - is at the forefront of the newly-formed Community Action for Suicide Elimination (CASE) committee.
LIFE Communications is a National Suicide Prevention Strategy project managed by Crisis Support Services on behalf of the Department of Health and Ageing. The project aims to improve access to suicide and self-harm prevention activities in Australia through the promotion of the LIFE resources and website; and improve communication between suicide prevention stakeholders in Australia.
Burdekin Mental Health Foundation
- raising community awareness
- education and information
- ensuring that local people who need mental health support can find the best and easiest path to getting the help they need
There is a range of clinical and therapeutic services which are already in place across the public and private health sectors of our community.