Suicide prevention advocate praises new Metro South mental health line

MELANIE WHITING A new 24 hour mental health care line for hospitals in Brisbane’s Metro South has gained the support of suicide prevention advocate Ms Kerrie Keepa. 1300 MH CALL was created to streamline all mental health related calls made … [Read more...]

Help a mate on R U OK? Day

The latest ABS data shows that suicide remains the leading cause of death for Australians aged between 15 and 44. R U OK? Day aims to change that by making it easier for people to talk about what is bothering them and get the help they need - and … [Read more...]

Australia asks ‘R U OK?’ on September 12

TESS BROOKS The fifth national R U OK? Day will be held next Thursday September 12 with the foundation urging Australians get involved and ask a friend or family member ‘are you ok?’ A study conducted by the R U OK? Foundation revealed more … [Read more...]