The 2013 National Suicide Prevention Conference, Melbourne Vic.

The 2013 National Suicide Prevention Conference 

Suicide Prevention Australia is excited to announce the 2013 Annual National Suicide Prevention Conference. With the theme Collective Impact: Partners in Prevention, the conference will be held in Melbourne on the 24– 26 July at Sofitel Melbourne on Collins.

The conference will feature plenary panels focusing on the Workplace & Suicide Prevention and Ageing & Aged issues.
The conference is an opportunity to share and exchange knowledge, skills and experiences; and facilitate the development of a cohesive, united, and responsive suicide prevention sector.
Every year the conference brings together Australia’s leading researchers, practitioners and organisations in suicide prevention and amplifies the voices of those with lived experience.

The LiFE Awards winners will be announced at the conference welcome reception event on Wednesday 24 July.
The welcome reception will feature performers from the Melbourne Gay and Lesbian Chorus.
The LiFE Awards are a celebration of the outstanding work done within the Australian suicide prevention sector.

For more information on the conference please subscribe to the SPA newsletter to receive updates on the program and notification of the call for nominations for the LIFE Awards at

Abstracts will be accepted until 15 April 2013.

LiFE Award nominations will be accepted until 22 April 2013.
Online registration will be available until 19 July 2013.