Out of the Shadows

Reading Time: 2 minutes OUT OF THE SHADOWS A walk to remember those lost to suicide After a two-year hiatus due to COVID 19 Lock downs, Lifeline North Coast hosted its annual Out of the Shadows Walk -a walk to remember those lost to suicide The community walk was held at Jetty Beach, Coffs Harbour , coinciding with World […]

#menTALK Forum Date Change 

Reading Time: 2 minutes We have rescheduled our #menTALK Forum from September 29th to March 2nd, 2023. Community interest in this initiative has been much more significant than anticipated.  Suicide can be a very challenging topic to discuss. We understand the impact that suicide has on our community, and we know that that impact can be different for each […]

Fighting for Sustainable Conscious Fashion

Reading Time: 3 minutes HAPPY EARTH DAY TO OUR GLORIOUS PLANET BUT HOW WELL ARE WE LOOKING AFTER IT? GLOBALLY 40 MILLION TONS OF TEXTILES ARE SENT TO LANDFILLS OR TO BE INCINERATED EVERY YEAR 36,000 KILOS of clothes are thrown away EVERY HOUR in Australia Our Mission at the Lifeline North Coast shops is to lead the way […]

Lifeline Accidental Counsellor Community Connectors for LGB2QITA+ 

Reading Time: < 1 minute Lifeline North Coast conducted two Community Connector sessions during March and April 2022, targeting our Rainbow community in our mid north coast footprint.  We had a total of 22 participants from the Clarence Valley Coffs Harbour, Bellingen, and Nambucca Valley who were an amazing group of people from a diverse range of professions and backgrounds […]

Community Wellbeing in Kempsey

Reading Time: < 1 minute We arrived with a giant game of ‘Jenga’ and left Inspired Denise and Larrissa, from the Lifeline North Coast and GambleAware Comms Team, attended the Community Wellbeing Day in Kempsey on Wednesday 20th April. The event was hosted by Kempsey Healing Together Events. The whole day was very interactive with services and the community coming […]

Recovering Emotionally from Disaster

Reading Time: 4 minutes Understanding the emotions and normal responses that follow a disaster or other traumatic event can help you cope with your feelings, thoughts, and behaviours. Disasters such as our region’s devastating flooding; are typically unexpected, sudden, and overwhelming. For many people, there are no outwardly visible signs of physical injury, but there can be nonetheless a […]

Lifeline Retail Shops – Style Tips

Reading Time: 2 minutes You’ll save lives simply by choosing to shop at a Lifeline North Coast Shop. When you step inside a Lifeline North Coast shop it’s one of the easiest ways you can reduce your carbon footprint and waste knowing your wardrobe is sustainable, but best of all every dollar you spend at our shops goes directly […]

Grinding Gears and Burning Diesel

Grinding Gears and Burning Diesel Podcast Image of Eno

Reading Time: 3 minutes A successful fundraising Case study:  When Ian “ENO” Taylor had heard that his colleagues within the Truck Driving Industry,  Mark Haines and Tom Seccombe had both died by suicide, he deeply felt the impact of that loss, and wanted to do something to raise awareness that truck drivers needed help and support and wanted a […]