Mount Alexander Suicide Prevention & Response Network

Mount Alexander Suicide Response Group


The Mount Alexander Suicide Response Group is to provide a coordinated and effective response to family, friends and colleagues following a suicide and minimise the risk of contagion within the Mount Alexander community.


Consists of organisations that provide services within the Mount Alexander Shire and are committed to supporting the community members impacted by suicide events. See Terms of Reference.

Terms of Reference

To be updated to include suicide prevention. Click here for Terms of Reference

Examples of activities

  • Presentation of local data
  • Development of the Mount Alexander Suicide Response Communication Protocol
  • Mount Alexander Suicide Pathways to Care workshop – facilitated by Standby, lifeline
  • Community Forum
  • Development of resources

Mount Alexander Shire Wallet Card – click for online version

Mount Alexander Suicide Prevention Steering Group

(Disbanded at the completion of the Mount Alexander Suicide Prevention project)


The Mount Alexander Suicide Prevention Project Steering Group provides support, guidance and oversight of the Mount Alexander Suicide Prevention – A systems approach project.


Organisations and community members that are working towards suicide prevention in Mount Alexander:

Suicide Prevention Case Study

Suicide Prevention Report

  • Central Victorian Primary Care Partnership

    Mount Alexander Suicide Prevention Video

  • Murray Primary Health Network
  • Castlemaine District Community Health
  • Every Life Matters (ELM)
  • HALT
  • Headspace
  • Bendigo Health
  • Standby
  • Mostyn Street Medical Clinic


Central Victoria Prevention & Population Health acknowledges the traditional owners on whose land we live and work, their rich culture and spiritual connection to country. We pay our respects to Elders past and present and celebrate their living culture and unique role in the life of our catchment.

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