Interview: Jazz Thornton

Author
John Cowan,
Publish Date
Mon, 25 May 2020, 11:07AM

Interview: Jazz Thornton

Author
John Cowan,
Publish Date
Mon, 25 May 2020, 11:07AM

John Cowan interviews mental health advocate and author of Stop Surviving Start Fighting,  Jazz Thornton.

WHERE TO GET HELP:

If you are worried about your or someone else's mental health, the best place to get help is your GP or local mental health provider. However, if you or someone else is in danger or endangering others, call police immediately on 111.

OR IF YOU NEED TO TALK TO SOMEONE ELSE:

• DEPRESSION HELPLINE: 0800 111 757
KIDSLINE: 0800 543 754 (available 24/7)
LIFELINE: 0800 543 354 or 09 5222 999 within Auckland (24/7)
NEED TO TALK? Free call or text 1737 (24/7)
SAMARITANS – 0800 726 666
• SUICIDE CRISIS HELPLINE: 0508 828 865 (24/7)
WHATSUP: 0800 942 8787 (1pm to 11pm)
YOUTHLINE: 0800 376 633, free text 234 or email [email protected]

There are lots of places to get support. For others, click here.