Incolink Bluehats Suicide Prevention Program nominated for Best Men’s Health Project
Posted on Jun 29, 2022
The Incolink Bluehats Suicide Prevention Program has been shortlisted in the National Men's Health Awards 2022 for Best Men’s Mental Health program.
The program was designed as a peer-to-peer support network providing education, training and support to workers based on site requirements.
The Bluehats program helps workers who are doing it tough by providing someone to talk to on site. Incolink counsellors come to site and train workers in Suicide Prevention, so they can help those around them.
Speaking about the program, Incolink CEO Erik Locke said “Bluehats are saving lives. Our clinical model with the reach provided by trusted peers represents the very best in safety nets”.
Since launching in October 2018, the Bluehats Program has trained over 350 workers in suicide prevention.
The importance of the program
A big thank you to our program Cbus Super and WorkSafe Victoria, for their continued support of the Bluehats program.
How to vote
Voting for the Men’s Health Awards closes on the 30th of June 2022.
You can vote for Incolink by filling out the form here.
You can learn more about the Bluehats program including registering your site on our website here.