Not for Profit PSI

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The Farmers Friend - Telephone Helpline

It is well known that farmers throughout Australia, indeed the world, are committing suicide and self harming at rates higher than most other professional groups. As a general rule, farmers, particularly the men, tend not to communicate openly about their concerns and how they may emotionally struggle as issues arise. This trait, coupled with (often generational) geographical isolation and a ‘proud’ tradition of independence ...more »


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