Welcome to headspace Schools
headspace Schools is a national workforce that supports, engages and partners with education and health sectors across Australia, to build the mental health literacy and capacity of workforces.
Driven by, and in alignment with systems and school improvement, we are dedicated to improving the mental health and wellbeing outcomes of children, young people, families, and school communities. Our programs and initiatives are designed to support the mental health and wellbeing of school communities through evidence-based mental health promotion, prevention, early intervention and postvention services. Download a visual diagram to see how our programs align (PDF).
Resources for educators
A young person who has died by suicide has a long and lasting impact on their friends and peers, their families, schools and communities.
As an educator, your response helps guide and support children and young people who may be thinking about or have been affected by suicide. Suicide and response resources are available below: