People caring for people
Care for Life Suicide Prevention Network was formed in 2016 with the amalgamation of Care for Life Suicide Prevention Association and Gold Coast Suicide Prevention Network. Together, Care for Life Suicide Prevention Network has provided awareness, resources, and information to the Gold Coast and surrounding communities free of charge for over 25 years.
To promote a community that values life, through people caring for people.
To equip individuals with the ability to assist in suicide prevention.
The objectives of the Network include;
reducing the stigma and promoting awareness of suicide;
engaging and educating the community; identifying and addressing gaps in services;
improving access and awareness of postvention services for bereaved.
Implement and/or support collaborative strategies to reduce the risk of suicide, informed by lived experience, research and evidence based practices, including;
Provision of suicide prevention information and promotion of support services to individuals, families and communities
Building resilience and strength in the community through awareness raising, education and training in suicide prevention and postvention.