Due to the considerable interest generated by this inquiry, the Senate Committee is continuing to receive submissions throughout the inquiry.
The reporting date for this inquiry has been extended to 24 June 2010. For further information, see the contact links via http://www.aph.gov.au/Senate/committee/clac_ctte/suicide/index.htm
WINGS of Hope members have made their submission to assist this Inquiry during 2009.
You are not alone in your loss.
- In 2006, Australian suicides accounted for nearly 1/5 of all deaths amongst young men aged 20 to 34.
- Suicide remains a major external cause of death, accounting for more deaths in Australia than transport accidents.
Australian Bureau of Statistics data.