About the program
The Way Back was developed by Beyond Blue. It is designed to support people who have recently experienced a suicidal crisis or attempted suicide. The Way Back provides you with non-clinical, practical support in the community for up to three months.
RFQ has three The Way Back sites at Redcliffe & Caboolture (Metro North), Darling Downs & West Moreton (DDWM) and Wide Bay. Referrals come from a public hospital mental health service.
To be eligible for this service, you need to:
15 years or older
Have attempted suicide or be experiencing suicidal crisis
Be referred by a mental health service following public hospital presentations
This service is accessed through:
Public Hospital Mental Health Referral
How we support you
Your Support Coordinator will work with you to develop a personalised program based on your needs. This can include:
Encouragement & Support
following discharge from hospital
to develop a safety plan
you to clinical and community-based support services
you make, keep and attend appointments with other services
Meeting with you
in the community and staying in touch
Available in these regions
REDCLIFFE/CABOOLTURE, DARLING DOWNS WEST MORETON AND WIDE BAY
Contact your nearest office for more information on this service.