Below is a list of contact details for Aotearoa based help services
MENTAL HEALTH CRISIS RESPONSE LINE
Phone the Mental Health Services 24 hour Crisis Helpline on 0800 800 717
- If this is an emergency and you feel you or someone else is at risk of harm – phone 111.
TAUTOKO / SUICIDE CRISIS HELPLINE
Suicide Crisis Helpline – 0508 828 865 (0508 TAUTOKO)
TAUTOKO is operated by trained and experienced social service practitioners who have undergone suicide prevention training. If you think you, or someone you know, may be thinking about suicide, call the Suicide Crisis Helpline for support.
If either you, or someone you know, is in immediate danger, please call emergency services immediately on 111
Lifeline – 0800 543 354 (0800 LIFELINE) or free text 4357 (HELP)
Whatever the issue, they’re there to listen 24/7. We’re committed to providing a safe, effective and confidential service to support the emotional and mental well-being of our callers and communities.
Samaritans – 0800 726 666
If you are experiencing loneliness, depression, despair, distress or suicidal feelings. Samaritans operates a 24/7 crisis help line. Our phones are operated by volunteers from the community for the community.
HEALTHLINE 24/7 – MINISTRY OF HEALTH
Healthline – 0800 611 116
- for trusted health advice, treatment and information about what to do next from nurses, paramedics, advisors, and doctors who can help with prescriptions
- any time, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
- you can choose to speak with a Māori clinician if you’re calling between 8am – 8pm
- interpreter services are available and NZ Relay support
SPONSORED ACCOMMODATION at Te Wahi Ora Women’s Retreat
Do you desperately need a break but can’t afford it? Applications for funding can be made of the Wynsome Fund to ensure that all women can have a rejuvinating break away at Te Wahi Ora Women’s Retreat.
HOW TO APPLY:
Please email us for an application form: All information you share with us will be treated as confidential. We look forward to hearing from you and will process your request as quickly as possible.
SUBSIDIZED ACCOMMODATION RATE at Te Wahi Ora Women’s Retreat
$140.00 GST included for 24 hours (includes meals, and snacks) available for beneficiaries, students and low income earners. This rate is usually applies to Monday-Thursday but can be Friday-Sunday subject to availability.