Aiming for a goal of zero suicides

27/07/2017

Is suicide preventable? Or is it inevitable? If somebody’s suffering reaches a no-turning back stage, can they be turned back? 

Ryan Bridge speaks to world-renowned Suicide expert David Covington,  who founded the Zero Suicide initiative.

If you or anyone you know needs help, call any of the following numbers:

  • Lifeline - 0800 543 354 or (09) 5222 999 within Auckland
  • Suicide Crisis Helpline - 0508 828 865 (0508 TAUTOKO)
  • Healthline - 0800 611 116
  • Samaritans - 0800 726 666
  • Depression Helpline - 0800 111 757