Connecting through Kōrero

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The Connecting Through Korero guidebook and videos are for parents, caregivers, teachers, counsellors, aunties, uncles, friends and other whanau members - anyone who cares about taiohi and needs tautoko/support and guidance to korero with them about suicide.

Watch the videos here:

- Not sure how to safely talk about suicide?
- What to do when a loved one sees suicide online
- How you might talk when a celebrity dies by suicide
- What to do when youth joke about suicide
- How to step in when a young person's supporting a mate

You will also find more information and support on the page

A special thanks to:

  • the AK Franks Charitable Trust for funding copies for Northland;
  • the Margaret & Huia Clarke Charitable Trust for funding copies for Rotorua;
  • the WEL Energy Trust for funding copies for Hamilton, Waikato and Waipa districts;
  • and the West Coast Community Trust for funding copies for the West Coast.

Print instructions:
Download and print the PDF files below. For a low-ink version, download the print-friendly pdf. Select booklet printing.