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

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


20 July 2017

National leadership body Suicide Prevention Australia has today announced a senior leadership team tasked with reforming the very sector they serve.

11 July 2017

The Suicide Prevention Australia team is currently recruiting for two roles - Research Fund Director and Corporate and Community Relations Executive. 

10 July 2017

​Resilience seems to be a buzz word at the moment, but how do we frame resilience in relation to the depth and complexity of the pain and suffering associated with suicide?


26 July 2017 to 29 July 2017
10 September 2017

‘Take a Minute, Change a Life’ is the theme of the 2017 World Suicide Prevention Day (10 September). These three words are at the heart of suicide prevention and complement the efforts of our friends on R U OK? Day (14 September) to take time to notice what’s going on with your family, friends and colleagues – and yourself. It is about taking time to have have those conversation when you notice something has changed and equipping yourself to help yourself and others. 





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

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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.