1300 785 277

Coorong Suicide Prevention Network

 Coorong Conversation Matters

Council held four 'Conversation Matter' suicide prevention forums and discussions in Tailem Bend, Meningie, Peake and Tintinara in late 2015. Community Members can participate in any of the Coorong Suicide Prevention Network (SPN) meetings.

Interested people can contacted Nat Traeger at ntraeger@coorong.sa.gov.au or 0400 441 875.

If you, or anyone you know are in need of assistance or just someone to talk to, please refer to these useful links:

Fact Sheet, suicide - help is avaliable!

Fact sheet, suicide - help is available!(98 kb)

Suicide Call Back Service

https://www.suicidecallbackservice.org.au/

1300 659 467

Lifeline

https://lifeline.org.au/

13 11 14

Kids Helpline

http://www.kidshelp.com.au/

1800 551 800

Men's Line

http://www.mensline.org.au

1300 789 978

 

Free Online Training - Do you know QPR?

PHN, Country SA are offering free online training to put you in a position to maybe one day help save a life! Questions. Persuade. Refer. are three simple steps you can take to help others. To find out more download the following information sheet. QPR Training(155 kb)

R U OK? Convo Convoy is coming your way!

Supporting one another is something we can all do. That’s why R U OK? is hitting the road for six weeks and visiting communities like ours to show Australians that every day is the day to ask, “Are you OK?”

Everyone welcome! The event is free and suitable for all ages. Activities on the day include an R U OK? ambassador visit, BBQ, interactive ways to learn the 4 Steps to an R U OK? conversation, children’s activities, and more!

Friday 3 August 2018

8.45am – 10.45am

Murray Bridge High School, 5 Lohmann Street

For further details and to RSVP, download the following flyer: R U OK Convoy(1045 kb)

Menswatch Program - Expression of Interest

Seeking expressions of interest for the Menswatch Program to be delivered in the Coorong area. It's a program for MEN ONLY, and is a way of providing men in rural and remote communities with the knowledge and skills to be able to 'look out for' and support other men.

The program is presented by a male and is proposed to be delivered in June 2018. If you are interested in the program, please submit the EOI return slip, available to download from the link below:

Menswatch Prorgram Expression of Interest Form(663 kb)

Hard copies of the EOI form is also being distributed via a letter box drop in Tailem Bend and the community newsletters in Meningie and Coonalpyn.

Thank you to the Coonalpyn Community Hub and The Lakelander for their generosity and support in providing the Menswatch insert free of charge.

 

Subscribe to our eNewsletter

Click here to subscribe online >

Contact Council

Coorong District Council

95-101 Railway Terrace, Tailem Bend SA 5260

PO Box 399, Tailem Bend SA 5260

Call: 1300 785 277

council@coorong.sa.gov.au

Stay Connected

Share

Map
Top