world suicide prevention day

World Suicide Prevention Day

is an international day held every year on 10 September. Hear what this years theme “Working Together to Prevent Suicide” means to a number of suicide prevention sector leaders in this video.

WSPD 2018 – ‘Working together to prevent suicide’

Once again, Roses in the Ocean will host a large scale event in the Brisbane Queen Street Mall bringing together  local service providers and community members.  Come an visit us, listen to live music and take part in numerous activities.

When:  Monday September 10th
Time:   10am – 2pm

WSPD Corporate & Community Breakfast/Lunch Series

Brisbane, Maryborough, Townsville – read more here

Host a local WSPD event

Host a World Suicide Prevention Day event in your local community to raise awareness, improve understanding about suicide, help start critical conversations and connect your community members with local help and service providers.  Community events that link people with local help services can save lives.

We have created a complete event host kit for you to use.

Check out our WSPD Host Event Kit

Register your WSPD event

Help other people find your event – register it here and we will display it on our events calendar.

Register your event here

Host a Workplace WSPD event

Creating a supportive and mentally healthy environment for your staff is incredibly important.  This begins with awareness and genuine understanding of mental health, wellbeing and suicide, and how it can impact anyone and any business.

Your workplace can take part in WSPD …

  • organise a ‘building foyer’ event on September 10th – display WSPD banners, hand out roses and our wellbeing brochures.
  • Host a WSPD Morning Tea
  • Invite one of our trained speakers to visit your workplace

We can assist you – contact us on wspd@rosesintheocean.com.au