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Suicide prevention helplines and support contacts

Hauora Tairāwhiti Crisis Team is available for you 24/7 by calling 0800 243 500. After 10pm call 06 869 0512. 


 Call or text 1737 any time of the day to talk to a trained mental health professional. Click here for more information.


Te Kuwatawata. Phone (06) 8683-550.  Click here for more information.


How to access Mental Health services in Tairāwhiti. Click here find out how.


Tairāwhiti Police - (06) 831 0700 - Or click here.


Victim Support


 Rape Crisis


 Women Refuge - Call our free crisis line on 0800REFUGE or 0800 733 843 or click here.


Mental Health Foundation 

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