Lifeline Western Melbourne

Image 1st campus Crisis Call Centre
1st campus Crisis Call Centre
Image Student & staff volunteers
Student & staff volunteers
Image $10,000 raised for Lifeline
$10,000 raised for Lifeline

Through our partnership with Lifeline Western Melbourne, we aim to boost crisis-support and suicide-prevention resources and workforce for Victorians.

Lifeline Western Melbourne provides crucial local services, including:

  • 24-hour crisis support at 13 11 14 
  • training programs in suicide prevention, counselling foundations, responding to domestic violence, and mental-health first aid
  • suicide prevention programs.

VU and Lifeline acknowledge the lives lost to suicide, and recognise those struggling with thoughts of suicide, mental-health issues or crisis situations.

United Nations Sustainable Development Goals

This partnership addresses the following United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.

Benefits for students & courses

Read about courses that have placements and other opportunities through this partnership.

As well as the following, you can study mental-health nursing and other mental health qualifications throught VU Online.

Find VU online courses.