Turamarama Declaration: A Global & Indigenous Response to Suicide Prevention

Turamarama Declaration: A Global & Indigenous Response to Suicide Prevention   World Suicide Prevention Day is an important reminder of the global effort to prevent the loss of life through Suicide.   This is best reflected through the development of Tumararama – a global declaration to support Indigenous lead responses to the prevention of Suicide. In …

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Awhi and Manaaki: Supporting Rangatahi with Cultural Identity. (Porirua)

Te Whakatipu Rangatahi             Porirua To awhi and manaaki rangatahi by developing and enhancing protective factors that will make suicidal behaviour less likely and include such things as having a secure cultural identity, access to support and help, whānau and community support and connectedness, thus improving the ability of rangatahi to deal with life’s difficulties.  Initiatives …

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Building Collective Skills, Building Suicide Prevention (Wairarapa)

Te Taura Whakapapa – Awhi whānau Masterton This initiative is designed by, with and for Māori. It builds on the previous work done through Kahungunu ki Wairarapa and focusses on building our collective skills, knowledge and abilities to deal with suicide and prevent suicide from happening in our rohe. Our three focus areas this year …

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