Australian Suicide Prevention Foundation

Hold on to Life - Suicide Prevention

HELP STOP SUICIDE!

Suicide is the #1 cause of death for Australians aged between 15 and 44!

Check out www.youthsuicide.com

 

Every year in Australia

  • 500,000 people have suicidal thoughts
  • 150,000 people develop suicide plans
  • 90,000 people attempt suicide 
  • 3,000 people kill themselves

With the consequence

  • Some 60,000 family members, friends and colleagues are affected at the time and for the rest of their lives

Some other facts are that:

  • 3 times as many males as females kill themselves
  • Twice as many females as males attempt to kill themselves

The Australian Suicide Prevention Foundation provides Australia-wide suicide prevention & intervention 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. We are funded solely by donations from the public We buy time for isolated people suffering severe emotional pain when they need it, wherever they are, in the city or in remote areas throughout Australia.

We provide accessible and stigma-free practical information and recommendations through the use of internet & telephone services advertised in all Australian telephone directories Our Focus? HOLD ON TO LIFE

"you would never advise a friend to die, tell yourself what you'd tell a friend".

Contact Details

Suite 609 89 High Street
KEW VIC, 3101

(03) 9826 2192
Are donations tax deductible?

Yes

Will I receive a receipt for my donation?

Yes, as soon as your donation is processed.