zero2hero features at Stop Male Suicide in WA seminar

The work of the zero2hero project will be featured at the Stop Male Suicide in WA seminar, to be held in Perth on Wednesday 19th October. Zero2hero works to increase the understanding of mental health issues and the awareness of mental health services among children and young people through innovative programs, events, and education. Zero2hero will be represented at…

WA Association for Mental Health features at Stop Male Suicide seminar

The Western Australian Association for Mental Health, the peak body for mental health in WA will be represented at the  Stop Male Suicide in WA seminar. WAAMH’s president, Alison Xamon, will be one of the speakers at the event, to be held in Perth on Wednesday 19th October. Alison Xamon is the President of WAAMH, Vice Chair of Community Mental Health Australia…

RDP Enterprise Solutions features at Stop Male Suicide seminar

The work of RDP Enterprise Solutions will be featured the Stop Male Suicide in WA seminar, to be held in Perth on Wednesday 19th October. RDP Enterprise Solutions will be represented by its founder, Romy Pritchard, who has been working with the community services sector for more than 18 years. Through her work with RDP Enterprise Solutions, Romy…

Men, We Need To Talk, Says Movember Founder

Adam Garone, the co-founder of the Movember Foundation, has a message for men: “we need to talk”. “It’s impossible to talk about suicide without talking about poor mental health,” says Garone. “Helping men stay mentally healthy is an important component and that getting men to talk about the ‘big’ stuff will result in an improvement…

76% Of UK Suicides Are Male – Why?

Jane Powell, CEO of the the male suicide prevention charity, CALM UK, says we are failing to ask why most people who die by suicide are male. Writing in the Huffington Post she says: “Various theories are bandied about, but the extraordinary truth is we don’t know. There’s lots of speculation, snippets of information, theories….

Can Awareness Raising Selfies Stop Male Suicide?

Glen Poole of the Stop Male Suicide project has taken a light-hearted look at suicide awareness selfies to make a serious point in an opinion piece for the UK’s Daily Telegraph. He argues that male suicide is not simply an internal problem caused by the unwillingness of individual men to talk or get help, but a complex, external issue…

Australian Men’s Health Forum featured at Stop Male Suicide in WA

The Australian Men’s Health Forum (AMHF), the peak body for Men’s Health,  will be represented at the Stop Male Suicide in WA seminar, to be held in Perth on Wednesday 19th October. The AMHF will be represented by its President, Julian Krieg, who works specifically in men’s holistic health and is an active participant and member of a number…

Act-Belong-Commit Campaign featured at Stop Male Suicide in WA seminar

  The work of the Act-Belong-Commit campaign will be featured at the Stop Male Suicide in WA seminar, to be held in Perth on Wednesday 19th October. The mental health campaign will be represented by Health Promotion Coordinator, Sarah Graham and one of the initiatives ambassadors, Garth Civil. Garth, a career fire fighter, and Avon Descent paddler of…

RUOK Ambassador to Speak at Stop Male Suicide in WA seminar

The R U OK? campaign will be represented by one its Ambassadors, Sean Seager, at the Stop Male Suicide in WA seminar, to be held in Perth on Wednesday 19th October. R U OK? is a not-for-profit organisation on a mission to help prevent suicide by encouraging and equipping everyone to regularly and meaningful ask “are you ok”?…

LIVIN project featured at Stop Male Suicide in WA seminar

The work of the LIVIN project will be represented by Robyn Hartley at the Stop Male Suicide in WA seminar, to be held in Perth on Wednesday 19th October. Robyn leads a group of passionate volunteers who launched the charity LIVIN in Western Australia earlier this year and are working tirelessly to help Stop Male Suicide in WA by promoting the…