A new partnership between The Fast Lane and Black Dog Ride is hoping to spark a conversation about mental health and suicide.
The Fast Lane has donated $2500 to the mental health charity and for the next 12 months, staff in all locations will wear Black Dog Ride bandannas and badges, while the biodegradable cups will feature Black Dog imaging.
Customers are also encouraged to donate to the Black Dog Ride. Donations made during the partnership - up to the total value of $2500 - will be matched by The Fast Lane.
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The Fast Lane founder Paula Anderson said she had seen family and friends affected by suicide.
"It's sadly becoming an increasing thing in our lives and I wanted to do my part to get them talking," Ms Anderson said.
Black Dog Ride Dubbo/NSW coordinator Wayne Amor said it was important to get people talking about depression and suicide.
"We're thankful for the $2500 donation but also the money Paula has spent on cups and other merchandise to help aid the conversation, and her staff for encouraging customers to talk," he said.
"In Dubbo we've raised over $38,000 in the last five years for Lifeline Central West and Black Dog Ride across Australia has raised over $3 million."
Anyone who is struggling can reach out for help by calling Lifeline on 13 11 14.