Delivering national leadership for the meaningful reduction of suicide in Australia.

Membership

Benefits

  1. Collaborate with our professional and public networks
  2. Lobby Government for best practice in suicide prevention
  3. Contribute to sector policy and projects

Join now

It is quick and easy to join SPA and work with us to achieve the ambitious shared goal of halving suicides in Australia.

View Organisational Members

View the list of SPA's current Organisational Members working toward a meaningful reduction in suicide rates.

News

8 December 2017

Check out this edition to learn about an employment opportunity with SPA, beyondblue and batyr!

8 December 2017

We were pleased to see the Marriage Equality Bill passed in the House of Representatives last night.

29 November 2017

National coordinating body, Suicide Prevention Australia, today announced a change in leadership. Suicide Prevention Australia Chair since 2011, Murray Bleach, stepped down from the position, handing over the reins to existing Board Director, Matthew Tukaki.

Events

11 April 2018 to 13 April 2018

2018 sees us celebrating the 10th Health in Difference conference and the 10th year of SPA Member Organisation National LGBTI Health Alliance.

23 July 2018 to 26 July 2018

Join us in Adelaide for the 2018 National Suicide Prevention Conference.

What’s our position?

Our position statements summarise research, policy and programs in a number of areas, as well as actions that we believe need to be taken.

Get help

Access a comprehensive list of support services to get help for yourself or others. If someone is in immediate danger, please do not hesitate to call 000.

Conversations Matter

Conversations Matter is a practical online resource to support safe and effective community discussions about suicide.

Communities Matter

Suicide prevention is everyone's business. Explore this website to find out what you can do for your community.