The Alliance strives to create a connected community to improve mental health and resiliency to suicidality and its precursors for the Sunshine Coast.
It aims to provide an integrated network of community-based groups and organisations who are passionate about the prevention of suicide.
There’s always more that we can do to help our staff and volunteers in this space. Training, education and awareness; its a whole community approach that we need to take.Feda Adra
I encourage people to talk and open up, friends, family are willing to listen. The more people on board for the Alliance the better. It’s essential that everyone works together as a community.Leon Stensholm
All of the work by the Alliance is underpinned by contemporary research. How do we then build our programs so that we are actually building a really healthy Sunshine Coast community.Maria Woods
We are committed to acting purposefully
The voice of the community
We are responsive to the needs of our region
We work collectively towards a common goal
The Sunshine Coast Mind & Neuroscience – Thompson Institute is part of the University of the Sunshine Coast. The Alliance for Suicide Prevention is coordinated by the Suicide Prevention Research Team at the Thompson Institute.
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