Events

BTS Support Meetings

Meetings are held from 6.30pm-8.00pm in the Uniting Community building ‘’U City”, 43 Franklin St (cnr Pitt St), Adelaide CBD. Car parking is available at 50 Franklin St (opposite U City) or the Pitt Street carpark. Please speak to the reception desk and they will direct you to meeting room TR302.

All ages are welcome. Coffee, tea and nibbles are available during the meeting. 

Should you wish to attend, please text or call on the BTS Support Line on 0468 440 287.

2023 Meeting Dates:

  • Thursday, 19 January
  • Thursday, 16 March  
  • Thursday, 11 May
  • Thursday, 20 July                  
  • Thursday, 21 September
  • Thursday, 16 November 

BTS Christmas Gathering

BTS is holding an evening “get-together” on Sunday, 11 December 2022 in place of the December support meeting. As the sun sets, we will light candles for our loved and lost ones. 

We will be gathering in the Veale Gardens, South Terrace, Adelaide (approximately 100m east of Morphett Street) from 6:30pm until around 8pm.

We will have a range of pizzas to share; you might like to bring drinks, a chair and a photo of your loved one.

Toilet facilities are limited to neighbouring hotels.

Please advise us by text on 0468 440 287 or email to support@bts.org.au to let us know you are coming (and how many).

If bad weather is forecast, we may be required to cancel the event.

World Suicide Prevention Day – Walk and Coffee Catch-up

Saturday, 10 September 2022 is World Suicide Prevention Day. The BTS Support Group committee has organised a beach walk/coffee morning for that day. We would love anyone bereaved by suicide to join us.  

Please meet in the carpark at the corner of Esplanade & Terminus Street, Grange at 9.15 a.m. for 9.30 a.m. departure. 

We will walk from Grange to a cafe at Henley Beach for a coffee. After coffee, we will walk back to Grange or you may arrange alternative transport home. 

Should you wish to attend, please advise us by text on 0468 440 287 or email to support@bts.org.au to let us know you are coming (and how many) so we can book a table.  Please let us know if you will be attending by the morning of Friday, 9 September 2022.

You might like to bring a photo of your loved one and carry it in your pocket during the walk.

 

BTS Coffee Catch-ups

BTS coffee catch-ups are held from 10am-12pm in the Adelaide Botanic Gardens at the cafe by the lake.

Should you wish to attend, please text or call on the BTS Support Line on 0468 440 287.

2022 Coffee Catch-up Dates:

  • Sunday, 27 March
  • Further dates TBA