Youth Wellbeing – Suicide Prevention continued…

After a suicide contagion at the end of 2017, Rākau Tautoko called for a united community response and continued to support a Youth Wellbeing programme of activities.

This included:

  • Creation of a network of youth workers and community members
  • Local and open youth drop in spaces for our at risk young people
  • Research for learning about the opportunities for youth initiated mentoring
  • Suicide support group
  • School youth leadership programmes in Tāmaki College and Tāmaki Primary
  • Suicide Prevention and Wellbeing Programmes
  • Youth Wellbeing Index research and creation
  • Storytelling youth stories through social media
  • Creating community events and placemaking opportunities throughout Tāmaki and East Auckland

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