Policy and Advocacy

Suicide Prevention Australia (SPA) key role is to build and facilitate partnerships to reduce suicide, bringing together Not-for-Profits, Governments, Primary Health Networks, business, community and lived experience to make a collective impact.


23 July 2018

Adelaide, Australia: Today at Suicide Prevention Australia’s National Suicide Prevention Conference, Chief Executive Nieves Murray will launch a paper that challenges Australia’s view of the role of mental illness when it comes to suicide prevention.


3 May 2018

On Monday 30 April 2018, Suicide Prevention Australia Members were invited to attend a briefing on The Suicide Prevention Hub being launched by The Minister for Health, the Hon. Greg Hunt later that afternoon. We are delighted to now share this webinar with the general public.

30 April 2018

​National leadership body, Suicide Prevention Australia, is delighted to welcome The Minister for Health, the Hon. Greg Hunt to Sydney today to formally launch The Suicide Prevention Hub. The Suicide Prevention Hub is the first investment made by the Federal Government’s $12 million National Suicide Prevention Research Fund (The Fund).