LiFE Awards

LiFE Awards

Suicide Prevention Australia’s annual LiFE Awards recognise excellence in suicide prevention. Now in their 18th year, the prestigious awards receive nominations from across Australia, showcasing the diverse, innovative and exciting range of work being undertaken in suicide prevention. The awards celebrate everyone from grassroots volunteers to researchers and those employed in suicide prevention. They are a celebration of the commitment and energy of the nominees and their vital contribution to saving lives within our communities.

Previous Recipients

Lifetime Achievement Award

Emerging Researcher

Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Award

Communities Matter – Organisation 

Communities Matter – Individual

Media 

Workplace

Hon. John Dawkins MLC

Dr Zac Seidler

Dr Lynore Geia

Grapevine Group

Lindy MacGregor

SANE Australia – Better Off With You Campaign

Ambulance Tasmania

Leadership Award

Emerging Researcher

Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Award

Communities Matter – Organisation 

Communities Matter – Individual

Media 

Workplace

Brendan Maher

Dr Angela Nicholas

Tony Lee

Jewish Care

Justin Geange

Illawarra Mercury

Hydro Tasmania

Leadership Award

Emerging Researcher

Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Award

Communities Matter – Organisation 

Communities Matter – Individual

Media 

Workplace

Jorgen Gullestrup

Alison Kennedy

Babana Aboriginal

Far North Queensland Suicide Prevention Taskforce

Joe Williams

Dannielle Miller

Huon Aquaculture