For all people with a lived experience of suicide to feel confident accessing a range of services and supports which will empower them towards recovery in a timely, respectful and compassionate manner.
To empower people with lived experience of suicide to inform, influence and enhance suicide prevention.
Roses in the Ocean exists to save lives and reduce emotional pain
We do this by informing, influencing and enhancing suicide prevention through the lived experience and supporting organisations to effectively and meaningfully engage lived experience expertise.
Our focus is on
Providing critical lived experience resources and expertise.
Building a trained and supported Lived Experience “Workforce”.
Facilitating their meaningful involvement in suicide prevention activities.
Leading the evolution of engaging lived experience.
Roses in the Ocean values:
life our first value is life itself
learning opportunities for people to learn from those with lived experience
health a healthy life and positive behaviours make a difference
connection the best things in life are shared with those we care about
openness & honesty there has been too much silence
collaboration we don’t have all the answers but we can help