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Who to turn to for help

Published: 6:37PM Thursday August 01, 2013

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Want to talk through some of the big issues the Matanui Programme raises? These people are ready to help.

Children under 14 can phone  Kidsline on 0800 KIDSLINE (0800 54 37 54) or What's Up on 0800 942 8787.

Anyone can call  Lifeline  on 0800 543 354.

If you're feeling depressed, call the Depression Hotline on 0800 111 757.

Teenagers and young people can phone  Youthline  on 0800 376 633, or free text to 234. Youthline has advice for people who know bullying is taking place, or advice for parents whose children are being bullied.

If you want to report bullying you can contact the NZ Police bullying hotline on 0800 NO-BULLY (0800 66 28 55).

Netsafe also has a dedicated  cyber bullying website.