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Become a Book Fair Volunteer

Become a Book Fair Volunteer

Become a Book Fair Volunteer. Lifeline South Coast is seeking dedicated and enthusiastic volunteers to help at the Big Book Fair! The Big Book Fair fundraiser will take place on the 20 – 22 of March 2020 at the Illawarra Sports Stadium, Berkeley. Over 80,000 books...

SANE Online Peer Support Forums Now Live

SANE Online Peer Support Forums Now Live

SANE Australia’s Online Forums have been integrated into the Lifeline South Coast website and are now live.The SANE forums are moderated 24/7 by mental health professionals and provide a safe, anonymous online space to discuss mental health concerns. Open...

Free Mental Health Fact Sheets Now Available

Free Mental Health Fact Sheets Now Available

Lifeline South Coast has partnered with Wests Illawarra to fund the printing and distribution of Lifeline Mental Health kits. Wests Illawarra has been a long-standing supporter of Lifeline and the work it does to raise awareness and understanding around...

Thank you Illawarra for Book Fair success

Thank you Illawarra for Book Fair success

Lifeline’s Big Book Fair has raised $136,985 for Lifeline South Coast services in the Illawarra and South Coast including the 24-hour crisis support service on 13 11 14. The three-day event held over the weekend showcased 80,000 books displayed in over 50...

Join us as a Volunteer Telephone Crisis Supporter

Join us as a Volunteer Telephone Crisis Supporter

John Nowlan, Chief Executive Australian Steel Products for BlueScope Steel is joining with Rachel Norris, CEO of Lifeline South Coast and Ruslan Epoff, Lifeline Volunteer Crisis Supporter to call for more volunteers to join the crisis support service in Wollongong...

50-Hour Phone Marathon To Celebrate 50 Years

50-Hour Phone Marathon To Celebrate 50 Years

To celebrate Lifeline South Coast’s 50th Anniversary, their dedicated Volunteer Crisis Supporters participated in a 50-hour phone marathon on Lifeline’s 13 11 14 crisis service. The marathon commenced at 9 am on Wednesday 27th February, and concluded at 11 am on...

For 24-hour telephone crisis support, call Lifeline on 13 11 14

If life is in danger, call 000

Lifeline South Coast would like to acknowledge the lives that have been lost to suicide. We are committed to supporting those with a lived experience of suicide and aim to reduce the stigma around seeking help for poor mental health and suicidal crisis.