Story: Suicide

Chinese LifeLine flyer, 2002 (3rd of 3)

Chinese LifeLine flyer, 2002

Being a new immigrant can also be a testing experience. As the numbers of new settlers with a Chinese background increased, LifeLine Auckland established a special telephone counselling service for Mandarin and Cantonese speakers. The telephone number in 2010 was 09 522 2088.

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Jock Phillips, 'Suicide - Personal factors and suicide', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 29 September 2022)

Story by Jock Phillips, published 5 May 2011, reviewed & revised 16 Jul 2019 with assistance from Sunny Collings and Rosemary Du Plessis