Member Benefits

“As a sector we can be collaborators or competitors. Being a member of SPA is a commitment to the former. Through SPA we can negotiate a common and united voice for suicide prevention in Australia.”

     Jorgen Gullestrup, former CEO (National and Queensland) MATES In Construction


We’ll help you:

  • Collaborate across the sector on initiatives (joint ventures/shared costs)
  • Advocate to government to ensure policy does not go against suicide prevention principles
  • Contribute to SPA priorities through consultations on policy issues and specific projects
  • Access to a wider network of industry professionals and volunteers

We’ll give you:

  • Preferential Member Rate for the National Suicide Prevention Conference, bringing together over 600 delegates from Australia and internationally
  • Exclusive invitations to attend events and participate in discussions on the direction of SPA (including AGM)
  • Placement of an annual featured editorial in the monthly SPA eNewsletter with over 14,000 subscribers (Organisational Membership only)
  • Plus much more. Click here for a full list of packages and benefits.

We’re working on:

  • Online Members-only portal
  • Increased accessibility of the expertise of members of the Lived Experience Network, for research, program development and guidance
  • Mapping of suicide prevention programs and activities across Australia.