Story: Mental health services

Friends and family

Friends and family

This image was used on a factsheet from Like Minds, Like Mine which highlighted how the support of friends and family are important in the recovery of a person with mental illness. The Like Minds, Like Mine campaign aims to reduce the stigma and discrimination often associated with mental illness.

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Mental Health Foundation of New Zealand

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How to cite this page:

Warwick Brunton, 'Mental health services - Contemporary issues', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 7 December 2023)

Story by Warwick Brunton, published 5 May 2011, reviewed & revised 5 May 2022