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Media Releases

On the Line calls for marriage equality

Released at 21/08/2017 - 09:23 AM

On the Line calls for marriage equality. On the Line supports marriage equality and believes that all Australians should be able to get married, regardless of gender and sexual orientation.

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On the Line to work with NSW Government to counter violent extremism

Released at 28/06/2017 - 08:46 AM

On the Line is proud to announce that we are delivering a new service called Step Together funded by the NSW Government.

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On the Line secures ongoing funding for suicide prevention services

Released at 12/05/2017 - 01:41 PM

On the Line is pleased to announce that the Department of Health have agreed to continue to fund On the Line to deliver suicide prevention services.

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On the Line response to McGowan case

Released at 08/02/2017 - 06:15 PM

In 2012, our pre-call service announcement offered callers the option to decline to have their call recorded. At the time, this was a manual process. Our counsellors deal with high risk and suicidal clients and family violence issues. While it is possible that errors in protocol occur, our counselling team operate under a rigorous clinical governance framework, and are regularly monitored and reviewed, as are our operational practices and processes.

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On the Line Australia appoints Chief Executive Officer

Released at 07/07/2016 - 09:18 AM

Telephone and online counselling provider, On the Line Australia Limited, has announced the appointment of Ms Kim O’Neill as Chief Executive Officer, effective Monday 4th July 2016.

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Suicide helplines say increased numbers of suicide are sobering

Released at 09/03/2016 - 12:00 AM

On the Line Australia, provider of the national Suicide Call Back Service and SuicideLine Victoria, has described the latest figures on suicide in Australia as sobering.

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On the Line announces new Chair, Board of Directors

Released at 24/12/2015 - 12:00 AM

On the Line Australia Limited wishes to advise that Jeanette Jifkins has been elected Chair of the Board of Directors. Ms Jifkins replaces Dr Nicholas Voudouris, whose term of office came to an end at the December 2015 meeting of the Board.

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On the Line's services will be available 24/7 over the festive season

Released at 22/12/2015 - 12:00 AM

While the festive season can be a joy for many, it can also be a difficult time for people across Australia. The lead up and anticipation to this time of the year can be stressful and lonely for some, with not everyone able to share time with their loved ones.

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On the Line welcomes the Federal Government’s Mental Health Reform Package

Released at 27/11/2015 - 12:00 AM

On the Line Australia welcomes the Federal Government’s response to the Mental Health Commission’s Review.

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Acting Chief Executive Officer

Released at 30/10/2015 - 11:38 AM

On the Line wishes to advise that Linda Kensington has been appointed to the position of Acting Chief Executive Officer.

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CEO Resignation

Released at 21/10/2015 - 12:00 AM

On the Line wishes to advise that after six years as Chief Executive Officer, Alyson Miller has tendered her resignation.

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Help dads across Australia this Fathers Day

Released at 27/08/2013 - 12:00 AM

Improve your dad’s health and fitness this Father’s Day, while also donating to MensLine Australia, one of Australia’s leading telephone and online counselling services for men.

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Improve your health and fitness this Spring

Released at 06/08/2013 - 12:00 AM

People accessing Australia’s leading telephone and online counselling services are set to benefit from funds raised by hundreds who are taking part in a month-long wellbeing program, focusing on fitness, nutrition and emotional wellbeing.

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Men's health and wellbeing found online with MensLine Australia

Released at 11/06/2013 - 12:00 AM

"We’re here for men when they’re at their most vulnerable, and Men’s Health Week is a great opportunity to encourage men to seek out professional support when things aren’t going well," says Alyson Miller, CEO of On the Line, the national provider of MensLine Australia.

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National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Suicide Prevention Strategy Commended

Released at 23/05/2013 - 12:00 AM

Australia’s leading professional remote counselling provider, On the Line, has applauded the Gillard Government’s launch of the nation’s first Suicide Prevention Strategy for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, backed by $17.8 million in new funding.

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More remote health services needed

Released at 15/05/2013 - 12:00 AM

On the Line, Australia’s leading remote professional counselling provider applauds the move of the Gillard government to fund new remote health services delivery via the National Broadband Network.

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New Name and New Building for National Professional Telephone Counselling Service

Released at 12/12/2012 - 12:00 AM

Today marks a new era for the former Crisis Support Services, the leading national professional telephone and online counselling provider as it transitioned to a new building and a new name, On the Line.

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