Events on: April 9, 2024

Online Workshop: What works when supporting men?

REGISTER HERE Doing It Tough is excited to host its first online workshop ‘what works when supporting men?’ The free, 1.5 hour workshop will explore best practices in non-clinical male support pathways with opportunities to hear from service providers, ask questions, and share your learnings. This will build on the Australian Mens Health Forum (AMHF) resource ‘Making services work for men’ with a specific focus on suicide prevention initiatives in the following areas: promotion, structure and culture. The workshop will be hosted by Glen Poole, CEO of AMHF, and will include a panel discussion from expert non-clinical support services that focus on male suicide prevention. The panel discussion speakers include: Bruno Efoti, Founder of Tradies inSight Brad Parker, New South Wales CEO at MATES Tim Hewson, Founder of Mongrels Men Attendees will have the opportunity to discuss their own learnings in dedicated breakout rooms, where all information will be collected and developed into a key learnings resource. There will also be time for a Q&A with the panel speakers. Funded by NSW Health, Doing It Tough is a partnership between Suicide Prevention Australia and Australian Men’s Health Forum. REGISTER HERE

2024 Monthly Meetings, Coffs Coast Suicide Prevention Initiative

Lifeline North Coast office 2/115 West High Street, COFFS HARBOUR

We All Have a Role to Play - We are a group of people with Lived Experience of distress around suicide, and others, who want to make a difference towards suicide prevention in our community. Our Monthly Meetings keep us up-to-date with local services, new opportunities for collaboration, and planning for future activities. All welcome at Meetings, RSVP via email where possible. Please Like, Follow and Share our Facebook Page to stay up-to-date with any of our upcoming Community Activities. Venue: Lifeline North Coast, meeting rooms, 2/115 West High Street COFFS HARBOUR 2450.


Longley Men’s Table Entree

An introduction to The Men’s Table through stories and dialogue over dinner…for men interested in being part of the Men’s Table. “It really gives me a sense of belonging – I feel a part of something” – James, Entree attendee. The Men’s Table Entree is an introduction to The Men’s Table through open sharing over a relaxed and conversational meal. The cost includes a meal. The Entree event is a chance to meet other men, learn about how a Table works and helping you decide whether you’d like to part of this local Men’s Table group. It will be hosted by a couple of long standing members of other Men’s Tables, sharing their experiences from their Tables, and responding to your questions, concerns and ideas. What is the Men’s Table? The Men’s Table is all about men serving men. The first Men’s Table (MT1) began in 2011 with 12 men who have met once a month for dinner and ever since. It is now growing to become a national charity. The Men’s Table creates a unique environment for men to share openly about their lives, their challenges, their highs and lows with a group of men who they learn to […]