Action needed as Male Suicide up 67% in Western Australia

More action is needed to prevent men and boys in Western Australia from taking their own lives, according to a new project to stop male suicide in Australia. The number of men and boys in Western Australia who died by suicide has risen by 67% from 169 in 2005 to 283 in 2014, according to…

Lifeline WA’s New CEO Vows To Tackle Male Suicide

THE new CEO of Lifeline WA, Lorna McGregor, has vowed to tackle the high male suicide in Western Australia, according to a report on the Perth Now website. More than four men die by suicide every week in Western Australia with the cost of male suicide to the state‚Äôs economy estimated to be $170m per…