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Upcoming Events

Suicide Prevention Week

8-14 September 2022

Suicide Prevention Week of Events (8-14 September 2022) brought to you by Ride4Lives Australia Inc and supported by:

- Gladstone Mindcare

- Standby Support

- Strong Communities

- Gladstone Suicide Bereavement Support Group

- Gladstone Region Awareness and Suicide Prevention (GRASP)

 

These are free events. All welcome.  Click on the button below to open our flyer which lists all of the events:

Out of the Shadows Walk

10 September 2022

5.00am

Meet at East Shores (Goondoon St side)

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Join us in the Out of the Shadows Walk – Lifeline’s national suicide prevention walk.  It is a walk of remembrance and hope as we meet a new sunrise.  Raise awareness, remember those lost to suicide, and unite in a commitment to prevent further deaths by suicide.

Family Fun Day

11 September 2022

10.00am-2.00pm

Tondoon Botanic Gardens

Ride4Lives are holding a Family Fun Day during Suicide Prevention Week.  This is a free event.  Come and join us for plenty of fun & laughter.

-  Entertainment

-  Face Painting

-  Kids Activities

-  Jumping Castle

-  Car & Motorbike Displays

-  Bike Rides

-  Trike Rides

-  Bereavement Cruise

-  Food Vans

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safeTALK

12 September 2022

6.00-9.00pm

VMR Building, 268 Alf O'Rourke Drive, Gladstone

Free Suicide Alertness Training.  

Tea, coffee & supper provided. 

Text Karen Brookes on 0438 164 212 ASAP to book.

What Do I Say?  What Do I Do?

13 September 2022

6.00-8.00pm

VMR Building, 268 Alf O'Rourke Drive, Gladstone

Free community workshop.

Tea, coffee & supper provided. 

Text Karen Brookes on 0438 164 212 ASAP to book.

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Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST)

Next dates:  15 & 16 September 2022

ASIST is the world’s leading suicide intervention workshop. During the two-day interactive session, participants learn to intervene and help prevent the immediate risk of suicide. Over 1,000,000 people have taken the workshop, and studies have proven that the ASIST method helps reduce suicidal feelings for those at risk. 

Workshop features:

  • Presentations and guidance from two LivingWorks registered trainers

  • A scientifically proven intervention model

  • Powerful audiovisual learning aids

  • Group discussions

  • Skills practice and development

  • A balance of challenge and safety

 

ASIST has saved and changed hundreds of thousands of lives around the world.

Register ASAP by clicking here.

Grief, Loss & Change Workshop

14 September 2022

6.30-8.30pm

VMR Building, 268 Alf O'Rourke Drive, Gladstone

Free community workshop.  

Tea, coffee & supper provided. 

Text Strong Communities on 0497 704 113 ASAP to book.

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Suicide Awareness Ride 

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Go to our 'Gallery' page to see photos from the 2022 Suicide Awareness Ride

Check out the clips of the last 2 year's rides below:

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President - Mark Brookes 0408 871 131

Secretary - Karen Brookes 0438 164 212

Email - admin@ride4lives.org

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