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Suicide prevention talanoa with Isoa Kavakimotu

#TALANOA Pacific young people are three times more likely to attempt suicide than the rest of New Zealand. Joining Marama T-Pole for our talanoa is blogger Isoa Kavakimotu, an advocate for young people.

Where to get help:
Lifeline – 0800 543 354 (0800 LIFELINE) or free text 4357 (HELP)
Suicide Crisis Helpline – 0508 828 865 (0508 TAUTOKO)
Healthline – 0800 611 116
Samaritans – 0800 726 666
Youthline – 0800 376 633, free text 234 or email [email protected] or online chat
thelowdown.co.nz – or email [email protected] or free text 5626
What’s Up – 0800 942 8787 (for 5–18 year olds).
Kidsline – 0800 54 37 54 (0800 kidsline) for young people up to 18 years of age. Open 24/7.
Le Va – http://www.leva.co.nz/our-work/suicide-prevention

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