Safe summer

NEVER LEAVE CHILDREN IN CARS WITHOUT ADULT SUPERVISION.

Do you know that the temperature inside a parked vehicle can be as much as 50% hotter than the outside temperature? Lowering the vehicle windows 5cm does not bring about a dramatic loss of heat.

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Online Safety

NETSAFE

WHAT WE DO: Netsafe is a non-profit organisation focused on online safety. They help people stay safe online by providing online safety education, advice and support. They can help with online issues such as bullying and abuse, scams, image-based abuse etc.

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Elder Abuse

AGE CONCERN

WHAT WE DO: They work to promote the rights, wellbeing and quality of life of people over 65. They offer information on older people’s rights and have services such as a visiting service and information and advocacy in response to local needs. READ MORE “Elder Abuse”

Gender and Sexuality

OUTLINENZ

WHAT WE DO: They can help find sources of trusted information, connection to community or peers, and medical or mental health services that welcome LGBTIQ+ people. Calls are welcomed from LGBTIQ+ people, friends and whānau, or professionals who care for them.

www.outline.org.nz, 0800 688 5463 – 10am to 9pm Mon to Fri, 6pm – 9pm Sat and Sun

Mental Health

NEED TO TALK?

WHAT WE DO: We’re here. Free call or text 1737 any time, 24 hours a day. You’ll get to talk to (or text with) a trained counsellor. Our service is completely free. READ MORE “Mental Health”