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Exercise Helps Mental Health

Wednesday, 11 October 2017, 12:37 pm | Life Matters Suicide Prevention Trust

Everyone knows that regular exercise is good for the body. But exercise is also one of the most effective ways to improve your mental health. Regular exercise can have a profoundly positive impact on depression, anxiety, ADHD, and more. It also relieves ... More >>

Take a Minute, Change a Life

Tuesday, 29 August 2017, 9:15 am | Life Matters Suicide Prevention Trust

World Suicide Prevention Day (WSPD) is organized by Life Matters Suicide Prevention Trust in Dunedin in association with International Association for Suicide Prevention (IASP). The purpose of this day is to remember our loved ones and raise awareness ... More >>

HQSC Speaking to Health Committee on Mental Health Inquiry

Wednesday, 26 July 2017, 8:41 am | Life Matters Suicide Prevention Trust

HQSC speaking to Health Committee on mental health Inquiry On Wednesday 26 July 2017 at 10am the Health Quality and Safety Commission is speaking to the Health Committee about Petition 2014/89 by Corinda Taylor and 1740 others asking for an urgent independent ... More >>

Life Matters suicide prevention workshop

Monday, 3 July 2017, 4:05 pm | Life Matters Suicide Prevention Trust

The suicide rate has been causing serious concern for a while now in our country, especially amongst the male 16-28 age group. Over 60% of those who take their lives, talk to a practitioner, within the previous month. Having available a few easy to ... More >>

Suicide prevention group to speak at parliament

Wednesday, 24 May 2017, 9:24 am | Life Matters Suicide Prevention Trust

Life Matters will share tragic stories of families affected by suicide at select committee today. The suicide prevention trust will speak at a public hearing from 12.35 pm to 12.55 pm at Room 4, Parliament House. Trustee Corinda Taylor helped create ... More >>

13 reasons why we need an independent Mental Health Inquiry

Thursday, 18 May 2017, 10:53 am | Life Matters Suicide Prevention Trust

Some people have said that they know exactly what is wrong with the system.They think that a national inquiry into mental health will be waste of time and money. I truly disagree. If they knew what was wrong they would have fixed it by now. Nobody has ... More >>

13 reasons why we need an independent Mental Health Inquiry

Wednesday, 17 May 2017, 5:31 pm | Life Matters Suicide Prevention Trust

Some people have said that they know exactly what is wrong with the system.They think that a national inquiry into mental health will be waste of time and money. I truly disagree. If they knew what was wrong they would have fixed it by now. Nobody has ... More >>

Life Matters petition opens the Parliament's door

Friday, 12 May 2017, 10:40 am | Life Matters Suicide Prevention Trust

Life Matters has delivered a petition with 1,740 handcollected signatures to Parliament requesting an inquiry into Mental Health services. More >>

Petition – national inquiry into mental health services.

Wednesday, 12 April 2017, 9:54 am | Life Matters Suicide Prevention Trust

Many prominent people and organisations have now joined the call for a national inquiry into New Zealand’s mental health services as the system struggles to keep up with demand and faces more and more problems. District Health board members, Labour’s ... More >>

Gwynna Whiteowl and her Reverie Harp

Monday, 6 March 2017, 10:23 am | Life Matters Suicide Prevention Trust

Life Matters is very happy to be hosting an evening with Gwynna Whiteowl in her tour: Leap of Faith - On A Wing & A Prayer Tour - 2017 to 2020 More >>

World Suicide Prevention Day in Dunedin

Tuesday, 6 September 2016, 10:25 am | Life Matters Suicide Prevention Trust

World Suicide Prevention Day in Dunedin is happening this Saturday, Sep 10th, at 1pm, at the Glenroy Auditorium. More >>

World Suicide Prevention Day in Dunedin

Friday, 2 September 2016, 11:01 am | Life Matters Suicide Prevention Trust

The Dunedin based Life Matters Suicide Prevention Trust is organising the annual World Suicide Prevention Day event on Saturday 10 September from 1pm in the Glenroy Auditorium, 1 Harrop Street, Dunedin. More >>

Breaking the silence on suicides in Dunedin

Saturday, 20 February 2016, 2:42 pm | Life Matters Suicide Prevention Trust

The Life Matters Suicide Prevention Trust successfully brought together around 110 community members to discuss and address our national suicide problem last night. This gathering, held in the Dunedin Salvation Army Haven Hall, provided a safe space ... More >>

Suicide Prevention – Breaking the Silence

Tuesday, 9 February 2016, 9:56 am | Life Matters Suicide Prevention Trust

Suicide is a serious health and social issue. Suicide rates are a sign of the mental health and social well-being of any population. For the year June 2014- May 2015, 569 people died by suicide or suspected suicide in Aotearoa-NZ. The Dunedin based ... More >>

 

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