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Suicide response support for secondary schools

If your secondary school is currently responding to, or recovering from, a suicide or attempted suicide, contact your Be You state or territory manager on the numbers below.

Our Be You Consultants can support your school as you care for the affected students, staff and families.

  • ACT: 0448 362 994
  • NSW: 0475 838 049
  • NT: 0447 926 799
  • QLD: 0455 079 803
  • SA: 0447 927 659
  • TAS: 0448 613 934
  • VIC: 0458 559 736
  • WA: 0427 128 271

 

Be You Consultants are available during the hours of 9am – 5pm, Monday to Friday to support secondary schools to undertake suicide prevention, postvention planning and response activities tailored for their school needs.

It's important for schools to undertake immediate risk management processes, follow emergency management protocols and contact your relevant department or school authority prior to contacting Be You.

Be You Consultants across Australia can assist primary and secondary schools to:

  • Plan a whole school approach which focuses on positive mental health promotion, the prevention of poor mental health and early intervention for students experiencing mental health difficulties through the implementation of Be You; and

  • Access evidence based, quality professional learning online for free;

    • Access the Be You Learning Community including planning and implementation tools, action plan templates and evaluation tools, other resources to support your school to enable and create positive change within your school.

Please complete our Contact Us form and a member of your local Be You team will get in touch with you directly.

If you are an early learning community and would like to get involved in the Be You initiative, please get in touch with Early Childhood Australia.

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