SPAN operates a public stall at local community markets, weather permitting and volunteer availabilty. Friendly competent members always happy and open to conversations and questions with plenty of printed information and resources. Candelo – 1st Sunday, Pambula – 2nd Sunday, Merimbula 3rd Sunday of each month.
Open to the public. (General meeting held bimonthly in January, March, May, July, September and November, on the third Thursday 3pm – 4:30pm at Club Sapphire, Meeting Room). Members and guests gather to discuss recent and upcoming local events pertaining to raising awareness and prevention of suicide and mental health in the local community. Enquire […]
1st Friday of each month, 7am – 9am. SPAN in conjunction with Mitre 10, host Tradies Breakfast at both Pambula and Bega Mitre 10 sites. Hot BBQ breakfast, coffee and great conversation. Mental health, crisis information and resources available.
Bega Valley Suicide Bereavement Support Group , assists people as they rebuild their lives after suicide loss. Group leaders are qualified facilitators supported by BVSPAN. A referral is not required to access this service. The group meet every 4th Monday in Merimbula. For more information contact Bega Valley SPAN.
Become a Mental Health First Aider. SPAN is offering a 2 day Standard Mental Health First Aid course on 26th and 27th October at the Tura Marrang Library & Community Centre. LIMITED spaces available. $25 volunteers and community members. $75 working in service. If interested in registering for the course PLEASE carefully check the dates […]