Darkness into Light Charity Quiz
Monday 1 May 2017
Bailies Bar & Restaurant, Christchurch

Join us for a Darkness Into Light - Christchurch NZ Charity Quiz Night with proceeds going to Lifeline! For more information go to the Facebook event page.

Darkness into Light 5km Walk / Run Saturday 6 May 2017
Christchurch & Wellington

Darkness Into Light is a movement against suicide. This year Pieta house has partnered with Lifeline NZ to raise funds for suicide awareness in New Zealand.

Check out the event page for Christchurch here and Wellington here.

NZ Chilli Eating Champs
Saturday 20 May 2017
12pm - 9pm
Sweat Shop Brew Kitchen, 7 Sale Street, Freemans Bay, Auckland

The 2nd NZ Hot Sauce Festival is happening this may and as well as live music, food trucks, BBQ pits and the final of the chilli eating champs - they will also be raising money for Lifeline. This years event is being dedicated to a previous 2012 Runner Up who sadly took his life last year.

For more information check out their Facebook page.  

The B2B Project
Friday 16 June
Neck of the Woods, K'Rd, Auckland

40+ DJ's will play a b2b event and donate their fees to Lifeline . Each DJ will donate a minimum of $40 and are welcome to donate more if they wish to. Donations will also be taken on the door from event goers on the night.

For more information go to the B2B Project Facebook page.

Taupo Fashion Show
Saturday 28 October 2017 
Great Lake Centre, Taupo 

An event for local and national designers, entertainment and models to show their talent in a fun, supportive environment.  

For more information go to the website or Facebook page. 

Auckland MarathonSunday 29 October 2017

Are you taking part in the Auckland Marathon? Sign up to fundraise for Lifeline and join the Lifeline Auckland Marathon team and run for reason! The best motivator for training is running for a cause that matters. By running for Lifeline you'll be helping us to be there for those in crisis and preventing suicide. Join the team today!

YRide579 Team
Throughout 2017, from anywhere

Y579 is a motorbike ride to support Lifeline and be there for those in distress and prevent suicide. 
To join the ride, donate to Lifeline (min $20). You will then receive a limited cloth patch numbered Y579/1 to Y579/579. You choose when you ride, who you ride with and how. Once the ride is completed post photos of your chosen ride showing your patch.

For more information on the event please visit our Facebook group -

Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST)Lifeline's ASIST training is a 2-day intensive, interactive and practical course designed to help community members:
  • Recognise suicidal signs through changes in behaviour
  • Have confidence to be able to approach the person
  • Know what to say and assess risk and safety needs
  • Know where to access further support and other professional assistance. 
Click here for training dates in your area.

safeTALK Training for Schools and CommunitiesLifeline's safeTALK workshop is a 4 hour suicide intervention workshop, tailored towards community leaders, teachers, senior high school students, parents and school communities. safeTALK helps you with skills to identify people who may be at risk of taking their own life and have the confidence to be able to approach the person, and talk about suicide as well as the knowledge as to where you can access further support and other professional assistance. 

Click here for training dates in your area.

If you are interested in holding a fundraising event for Lifeline please fill in a fundraising proposal