Latest suicide rate News

Beyond Blue supports ongoing suicide prevention effort as data points to fewer suicides
Mortality rate declines during first year of pandemic: Australia
Annual reporting about Australian Defence Force suicide deaths expanded to include members who served since 1985
Voluntary assisted dying and suicide prevention
New study highlights cost-effectiveness of bans on pesticides as a suicide prevention strategy
Council staff give local organisations a helping hand 10 December
RMIT advertising graduates campaign for good
Antidepressant utilisation and risk of suicide in young people
Progress of measures in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Performance Framework 2020 show mixed results
Queensland suicide rate unaffected during first phase of COVID-19 pandemic
State of general practice for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders
As suicide numbers rise – UniSA calls for a national priority on prevention strategies
Gender inequalities accelerate during early adolescence, study finds
Conversation about suicide prevention leads to safe gun storage, study finds
Anna Palmer outs major parties
Tasmanian Suicide Register report released
Townsville to turn purple to support World Mental Health Week
Priorities for Victoria’s recovery
No overall change in suspected suicide rate this year
New WA Suicide Stats: World Suicide Prevention Day 2020
New South Australian Suicide Stats: World Suicide Prevention Day 2020
New NSW Suicide Stats: World Suicide Prevention Day 2020
New Queensland Suicide Stats: World Suicide Prevention Day 2020
Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisations provide comprehensive community-led solutions to deal with
New Victorian Suicide Stats: World Suicide Prevention Day 2020
Suicide: Australia faces ‘black swan’ COVID19 event, must act now
Psychology appointments for veterans up nearly 30 per cent
Prime Minister responds to child wellbeing report
Rebuilding confidence key to Victorian recovery plan
Suicide Prevention Office calls for an end to speculation about suicide numbers
Further mental health support for Victorians during COVID-19 pandemic
Saints to celebrate five years of Pride
Telehealth cuts see services withdrawn to vulnerable Australians
COVID-19 puts extra strain on wellbeing of Indigenous Australians
Link between rising use of antidepressants and youth suicide
Research reveals alarming link between rising antidepressant use and suicide rates among young Australians
Funding success for research into mental health and suicide prevention
RACGP urges patients to reach out to their GP for any mental health issues
Additional $20 million for Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Research
Ombudsman releases new mental health resource for sole traders
New guidance to support psychological needs of nursing staff during COVID-19 pandemic
Pets can protect against suicide in older people
Mate Helping Mate gives voice to rural blokes
Mental Health Support For Drought Affected Communities
High rates of suicide continue among older NZ men, Otago research reveals
Applied AI technology makes its mark on national suicide monitoring system
Suicide Prevention Program For Goulburn Valley
Green Party welcome Suicide Prevention Office