Sometimes when experiencing intense grief it can feel as if your heart falters and struggles to beat. In the group we will navigate the labyrinth of grief, creating a safe haven of connection, comfort and hope, with others experiencing this profound loss. The group program based on the 'Walking in the Shoes Model' will support participants through story-telling and creativity in strengthening and healing relationship with their loved one, in meaningful ways that nurture and promote growth. Together we will draw on a well of possibilities to soothe wounded hearts and restore the heartbeat of hope. Read More
We are excited to launch our website. In 2009 WINGS of Hope received a Local Council Community Grant from Mosman Council and are now able to continue developing our website as a harm prevention resource. Leigh White, Publicity Officer, WINGs of Hope Association managed the funding submission process and collected the cheque on behalf of the committee. Read More
A DVD and Book for children and families bereaved by suicide. Created by Dr Diana Sands the material includes artwork from children bereaved by suicide and features their words, feelings and experiences after loss. Read More
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.