Events

 

Wednesday, April 15 – BTS Support Meeting

Due to the regulations surrounding Coronavirus this support meeting is CANCELLED. Should you require support please call or text our support phone line or email. On our resources page you will find links to other support services from local to worldwide. May you all travel safely and take good care of yourselves and those around you.

7-9pm, will be held in the new Uniting Community building ‘’U City” 43 Franklin St (cnr Pitt St).

Please call or text the BTS phone on 0468 440 287 for the time of the meeting as this varies depending on the season of the year. We also need numbers to ensure we have enough catering.

Car parking is available at Pitt Street Car park opposite Uniting Communities.

The meetings are for those bereaved through suicide and are facilitated by trained support workers who have themselves been bereaved through suicide. They offer the opportunity to express your loss in an environment that is caring and safe. Everything shared is treated as strictly confidential. These meetings not only provide the opportunity to share experiences, they present information about the process of loss and grief, and strategies to heal.


Sunday, May 3 – BTS Coffee Morning

Due to the regulations surrounding Coronavirus the coffee get-together in the Botanic Gardens is CANCELLED. Should you require support please call or text our support phone line or email. On our resources page you will find links to other support services from local to worldwide. May you all travel safely and take good care of yourselves and those around you.

10am -12.30pm Botanic Garden Cafe – located by the lake (next to the restaurant).

This is an opportunity to catch up with others who have lost someone to suicide, in a less formal setting than our regular monthly meetings. Join us for breakfast or coffee and cake while chatting and listening to others and then take a stroll through the beautiful surroundings of the Botanic Gardens. BTS volunteers will be on hand.


Wednesday, June 17 – BTS Support Meeting

With regards to the June support meeting we will advise by mid-May whether the meeting will be held as scheduled or whether we will have to cancel due to on-going regulations with Coronavirus

7-9pm, will be held in the new Uniting Community building ‘’UCity” 43 Franklin St (cnr Pitt St).

Please call or text the BTS phone on 0468 440 287 for the time of the meeting as this varies depending on the season of the year. We also need numbers to ensure we have enough catering.

Car parking is available at Pitt Street Car park opposite Uniting Communities.

The meetings are for those bereaved through suicide and are facilitated by trained support workers who have themselves been bereaved through suicide. They offer the opportunity to express your loss in an environment that is caring and safe. Everything shared is treated as strictly confidential. These meetings not only provide the opportunity to share experiences, they present information about the process of loss and grief, and strategies to heal.