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Need to talk? Text 1737

Part of the National Telehealth Service, 'Need to talk1737' is a new phone number people can use 24/7 to connect with mental health and addiction support.

By calling or texting the easy-to-remember four-digit number from any landline or mobile, people who need to talk can access professional help for free. As one in five New Zealanders will experience mental distress sometime in their life, there's a strong chance someone in your organisation needs to talk. 

Download the posters below that encourage people to text or call 1737. You can also order wallet cards by emailing Homecare Medical, which runs the National Telehealth Service. 

To find out more see the 1737 website

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