Workshops and EVENTS

25 AUG 2020

Volunteer Training - Suicide Prevention

7pm - 10pm

Mona Vale

25 AUG 2020

Volunteer Training - Suicide Prevention

This training is for our registered Passionate Professional volunteers. (Please contact us via the form on our Volunteer Page if you would l...

7pm - 10pm

Mona Vale

1 SEPT 2020

Volunteer Training - Youth Communication

7pm - 10pm

Mona Vale

1 SEPT 2020

Volunteer Training - Youth Communication

This training is for our registered Passionate Professional volunteers. (Please contact us via the form on our Volunteer Page if you would l...

7pm - 10pm

Mona Vale

17 SEPT 2020

Spark Tank Event

7pm - 10pm

Avalon

17 SEPT 2020

Spark Tank Event

Get ready for the second year of our highly spirited competition of ideas! If you are a young person and have an idea you want to get up and...

7pm - 10pm

Avalon

PAST EVENTS & TRAINING

7 MAY 2020 Board Meeting - Our first virtual one

25 FEB 2020 Volunteer Training - Suicide Prevention

3 MAR 2020 Volunteer Training - Youth Communication

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Due to COVID restrictions we could not meet in person, but our first virtual Zoom meeting was actually quite productive!

3 MAR 2020 Volunteer Training - Youth Communication

25 FEB 2020 Volunteer Training - Suicide Prevention

3 MAR 2020 Volunteer Training - Youth Communication

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No, they didn't wear the same clothes - this is a photo from the week prior, but our Youth Communication workshop was also great fun! 

25 FEB 2020 Volunteer Training - Suicide Prevention

25 FEB 2020 Volunteer Training - Suicide Prevention

25 FEB 2020 Volunteer Training - Suicide Prevention

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More amazing mentors joined our ranks! They are now prepared to help young people and the local community combat suicide. 

29 OCT 2019 Spark Tank Event - Live in Avalon

6 AUG 2019 Volunteer Training - Suicide Prevention

25 FEB 2020 Volunteer Training - Suicide Prevention

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Six teams of young people competed for over $4000 by pitching their great start-up and community ideas to a panel of successful local business leaders.

6 AUG 2019 Volunteer Training - Suicide Prevention

6 AUG 2019 Volunteer Training - Suicide Prevention

6 AUG 2019 Volunteer Training - Suicide Prevention

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This training was for our registered Passionate Professional volunteers. (Please contact us if you would like to become one!) 

13 AUG 2019 Volunteer Training - Youth Communication

6 AUG 2019 Volunteer Training - Suicide Prevention

6 AUG 2019 Volunteer Training - Suicide Prevention

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This training was for our registered Passionate Professional volunteers. (Please contact us if you would like to become one!) 

25 June 2019 Panel Talk - Empowering youth

24 MAR 2019 Youth half-day Mindfulness Intensive

25 June 2019 Panel Talk - Empowering youth

speaker at a workshop

A passionate panel of health experts spoke about specific day to day things that may provoke depression and suicidal thinking in young people and then provide simple actionable tips to prevent it.  These were not your 'Google top ten tips', but instead the nitty-gritty of why we think and act the way we do.  



3 APR 2019 Adult Mindfulness 4-week course

24 MAR 2019 Youth half-day Mindfulness Intensive

25 June 2019 Panel Talk - Empowering youth

people talking together

This Mindfulness workshop series, led by Scott Moran, was designed for parents to reduce anxiety and stress, to improve emotional stability, creativity and happiness, and to be less attached to outcomes and more mindful of what's unfolding in theirs and their children’s lives.  It took place over four Wednesdays in April .

24 MAR 2019 Youth half-day Mindfulness Intensive

24 MAR 2019 Youth half-day Mindfulness Intensive

17 MAR 2019 Adult half-day Mindfulness Intensive

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This Mindfulness Intensive half-day workshop, led by Scott Moran, was designed as an introduction and exploration of mindfulness techniques that young people can use to improve and strengthen the relationship with themselves and their family.

17 MAR 2019 Adult half-day Mindfulness Intensive

21 FEB 2019 Volunteer Training - Suicide Prevention

17 MAR 2019 Adult half-day Mindfulness Intensive

seated meditation class

This Mindfulness Intensive half-day workshop, led by Scott Moran, was designed as an introduction and exploration of mindfulness techniques that parents can use to improve and strengthen the relationship with themselves and their family.  

28 FEB 2019 Volunteer Training - Youth Communication

21 FEB 2019 Volunteer Training - Suicide Prevention

21 FEB 2019 Volunteer Training - Suicide Prevention

people at training workshop looking at cards

This training was for our registered Passionate Professional volunteers. (Please contact us if you would like to become one!) 

21 FEB 2019 Volunteer Training - Suicide Prevention

21 FEB 2019 Volunteer Training - Suicide Prevention

21 FEB 2019 Volunteer Training - Suicide Prevention

people seated at training workshop

This training was for our registered Passionate Professional volunteers. (Please contact us if you would like to become one!)  On completion participants earned SuicideTalk certification.