Support Links

If you or someone you know is struggling:
1737 (text or call to chat with a trained support person – available day and night) -

Depression NZ (information and support for depression, as well as pregnant women and new parents. Includes stories of people’s journeys to wellness) -
Directions –
Emergency Mental Health #: 0800 112 334
Anxiety Helpline: 0800 ANXIETY (0800 2694389)

General Health:
Healthline: 0800 611 116
Alcohol & Drug helpline (support for addictions): 0800 787 797 or text 8681
OUTLine (confidential support for people in the rainbow community): 0800 688 5463 between 6pm & 9pm

Other Helpful Sites:
Domestic Violence Support:
Mahi For Youth Employment Hastings (free support for finding work, getting CV’s sorted, employment advice) -

To contact Youth Council (Youth representatives that work with the Hastings Council to support young people and provide youth voice on Council projects) -

COVID-19 Support: 0800 561 32