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Tag: Lifeline

Owen Craigie’s Chasing the Energy

Rugby league prodigy Owen Craigie faced many challenges throughout his illustrious career – some good, some not-so-good. Once labelled the “best naturally talented player I played with” by eighth Immortal Andrew Johns and...

Fernleigh 15 supports vital cause

The Fernleigh 15 is underway again this year, supporting local mental health initiatives while encouraging exercise in the great outdoors. However, due to COVID-19, the month-long event has taken on a different...

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...

Campaign encourages community connection

A new recruitment campaign is calling on people in the Hunter to step up and help build a suicide safe community.   National charity Lifeline launched the movement today to encourage residents to...

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...

Lifeline feeling the strain of the pandemic

With no end in sight for the pandemic, many people across the Hunter are finding everyday life just that little bit harder. Since COVID-19 started infecting people across the world, Lifeline has recorded...