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CFA to take part in R U OK? Day

By: CFA News

Category: Health & Safety, Partnerships, People, Other

  4.57 PM 21 August, 2015

Location: CFA HQ News, General

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In recognition of R U OK? Day on Thursday, 10 September 2015, CFA’s Wellbeing team has organised events across the state.  

Each will include a quiz, food and prizes. Quiz packs are also available for those who want to organise their own event.

R U OK? is a suicide prevention organisation, its mission is to encourage and equip people to regularly and meaningfully ask “are you okay?” as a means of starting conversations that can positively change or  improve lives.

CFA has a wide array of mental health support services that can be accessed here.

Various events will be held at CFA’s Burwood East headquarters from Monday, 7 September to Friday, 11 September.

Each district will also host its own quiz as well at the following times and locations:

Thursday, 3 September

10am Shepparton District Office

Monday, 7 September

10am Ararat & Wodonga District Offices
3pm Horsham & Swan Hill District Offices

Tuesday, 8 September

10am Wangaratta District Office
10.30am Hamilton District Office

Thursday, 10 September

10am Dandenong, Lilydale & Colac District Offices

Friday, 11 September

10am Morwell District Office

Monday, 14 September

10am Warragul & Seymour District Offices

Tuesday, 15 September

3pm Bendigo District Office
7pm Lindenow Fire Station

Thursday, 17 September

10am Ballarat & Geelong District Offices, Portland Service Centre
2.30pm Casterton District Office
3pm Ballarat City Fire Station

For event details or to run your own RUOK? Day quiz, contact Organisational Wellbeing on 9262 8409 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Last Updated: 25 August 2015