SOS Copper Coast

Suicide Prevention Network

Major Volunteer Award for SOS Copper Coast Chair David Boots

Congratulations to SOS Copper Coast Suicide Prevention Network Inc. Chairperson David Boots who received a 2019 Premier’s Certificate of Recognition for Outstanding Volunteer Service during National Volunteers Week recently. Member for Narungga Fraser Ellis MP presented the award to David at a volunteers thank you event held at the Copper Coast Youth Centre on 21 […]


Carpe Diem a hit in Copper Coast

SOS Copper Coast Suicide Prevention Network hosted two presentations of acclaimed comedy play, “Carpe Diem” in Wallaroo on 2/3 May, which featured important messages about mental health. A combined total of an estimated 150 people enjoyed the shows featuring actors Chris Pidd and David Meadows who portrayed two Australian males dealing with issues of health, […]


Copper Coast Youth Centre update

The Youth Centre opened in September 2018 and by the end of April 2019 there has been more than 500 visitations by youth from around the Copper Coast. Many are now regular attendees, with the centre open on Mondays and Wednesdays after school (3.10pm-5pm) and Saturdays and Sundays 1-4 pm. The exceptions are on public […]


Free comedy coming to Wallaroo

SOS Copper Coast Suicide Prevention Network will host two free comedy stage shows in Wallaroo next week. “Carpe Diem”, starring David Meadows and Chris Pidd, will play at the Wallaroo Town Hall on Thursday and Friday, May 2 & 3, and deals with the stresses of living in rural Australia. Thanks to a grant from […]


Save Our Mates Men’s Wellbeing Roadshow comes to Kadina

A Save Our Mates Men’s Wellbeing Roadshow will roll into Kadina on 18 March, as part of a tour across Yorke Peninsula before heading to Port Pirie, Port Augusta and Port Lincoln. Presenter Jeremy Forbes, a trade qualified painter and decorator with 25 years in the building industry, will share his story and tips on […]