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Lifeline Ballarat is one of 40 Lifeline centres in Australia. We provide
- Confidential, 24-hour telephone crisis support and referral services to anyone, anytime, from anywhere in Australia who calls 13 11 14
- Training and support to build resilient and safe communities
News and Events
Free community suicide alert workshops
The Ballarat and District Suicide Prevention Network and Lifeline Ballarat are pleased to offer free suicide alert workshops.
safeTALK is a three hour suicide alertness workshop that prepares anyone over the age of 15, regardless of prior experience or training, to become a suicide-alert helper. Read more...
There's Far More Behind Suicidal Thoughts Than Mental Health
May 1 2017
Too much accountability for the national suicide rate has been placed at the feet of mental health professionals and services.
Ballarat Courier Editorial - April 5 2017
Suicide is the leading cause of death among all people 15-44 years of age. No one should have to face their problems alone.
If you or someone you know if struggling please call Lifeline on 13 11 14.
80 per cent of Australians want a National Suicide Prevention Plan
March 27 2017
Research released in March 2017 shows more than 80 per cent of Australians support the development of a National Suicide Prevention Plan. Lifeline has written to every Health Minister across the country to urge for a coordinated approach to Australia’s suicide emergency.
Volunteer Telephone Crisis Supporter Worker Training
Will you join our 2017 intake of Volunteer Telephone Crisis Support Workers?
Domestic Violence Awareness Training
Lifeline Ballarat is pleased to offer accredited Domestic Violence Awareness training. We have funded workshops scheduled in the Grampians region.