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Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Tag: Lifeline Direct

Call for conversations during Mental Health Month

Many Novocastrians recognise Lyndsay Walker as a super fit athlete who completes a series of physically-demanding challenges in the name of charity. Mr Walker, however, wants to be "the best listener I can...

Short film promotes supporting those who are struggling

R U OK? Day coincides with World Suicide Prevention Day this year. To mark the national day of action R U OK? has launched an interactive role play video to encourage Australians to...

Pulling an important topic out of the shadows

An awareness campaign this Thursday will shine a light on an issue that often lies in the shadows. National charity Lifeline is urging the community to take to the streets at sunrise to...

Mum’s book a unique way to share memories

When Kate Worrall’s eldest son turned five, she felt it was time to introduce him to “Ma Debbie”. Debbie was her mother-in-law. She’d lost her battle with cancer in 2009, years before she...