Links

LINKS to other useful websites


The LowDown 
Helping Young Kiwis understand and deal with depression
www.thelowdown.co.nz
FREE text 5626 for help

Depression
There are things you can do to find a way through depression
www.depression.org.nz 
0800 111 757

Suicide Prevention
This website is managed by the Mental Health Foundation of New Zealand and provides tools and resources.
www.mentalhealth.org.nz 

Suicide Crisis Helpline 
For people in distress, and people who are worried about someone else
0508 828 865 (0508 TAUTOKO) 

Lifeline
It always helps to talk, Lifeline is here to listen
www.lifeline.org.nz 
0800 543 354 (24 hour telephone counselling)

Linkage 
Your link to well being       
www.linkage.co.nz

Volunteering BOP
www.volbop.org.nz


Bay of Plenty Sexual Assault Support Service (BOPSASS)
 0800 227 233 (24/7 Crisis line)
www.bopsass.org.nz

Bereavement Leave
Employers have a legal requirement to provide a certain amount of bereavement leave for workers under the Holidays Act 2003
www.employment.govt.nz/leave-and-holidays/bereavement-leave/