Contact Survivors of Suicide

We are a not for profit, volunteer run organisation.

Please contact us via the form below. We will reply as soon as possible. You may also like to follow us on Facebook.

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Contact Kristy Steenhuis

Please contact Kristy Steenhuis about volunteering, donations, sponsorship, the equine program, or any other SOS enquiries:

0481 994 778 

For enquiries about Bereavement Support Groups, please contact the group coordinators below.

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Depressed or Suicidal? Get help now!

Lifeline: 131114 |

Suicide Help Line: 1300 651251 |

Men’s Line: 1300 789978 |

Kids Help Line: 1800 551800 |

Beyond Blue: 1300 224 636 |

Mental Health Information Line: 1300 789 978

Sane: 1800 18 7263 |

Lost a Loved One to Suicide?

Bereavement Support

We hold monthly bereavement support groups. These meetings are informal, confidential and non-judgemental, providing attendees with the opportunity to meet others who have been affected by suicide.


SOS Ballarat meets on the fourth Monday of each month from 8:00pm at Eastwood Leisure Centre, Eastwood St, Ballarat.

Contact Jillian: 0413 056 165


Mental Health & bereavement Support meetings
Newhaven Tourist Information Centre
Meets on 2nd Tuesday of the month at 7 pm.
Personalised individual contact also available:
Contact: Tanya Mobile 0411 154 839
or Koula 0414 773 191
SOS National White Wreath Day

National White Wreath Day

29th May

National White Wreath Day is held annually on the 29th of May around Australia.

National White Wreath Day, in remembrance of people who die by suicide, was founded by Fanita Clark, with the White Wreath Association Ltd organising a National Suicide Remembrance Day each year.

The public encouraged to lay photographs, flowers, wreaths, poems and sentimental memorabilia for those lost to suicide.

SOS organises White Wreath Day in Ballarat. 

Here are the details for 2016:
Sturt Street, Ballarat – outside the Town Hall
Live Music: 11.00am – 3.00pm
Memorial Service: 12.30pm – 1.30pm 

Volunteer, Donate or Sponsor SOS

We are always looking for volunteers, donors and sponsors to help us deliver bereavement support services to those who have lost a loved one to suicide - as well as promoting suicide discussion and prevention.