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Youthline supports young people throughout Aotearoa New Zealand. We have been providing support to Kiwis aged between 12-24 years for more than 50 years.

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State of the Generation Report 2023

​A Youthline commissioned, nationwide survey of young people around the biggest issues for young people and their help-seeking behaviours. Please see the most recent report below.​

Michael’s journey

Michael’s journey with Youthline is a testament to the transformative power of seeking help during challenging times. Initially hesitant and fearful, he took a courageous step to reach out for support when he needed it most. Through the compassionate guidance of a Youthline counsellor, Michael found solace and learned valuable coping strategies like breathing exercises to navigate his emotions more effectively.

As he continued his conversations with Youthline, Michael not only shed the weight of his burdens but also gained the confidence to confront his struggles head-on. With each session, he grew stronger and more equipped to manage his mental wellbeing, eventually emerging from the darkness with a newfound sense of clarity and resilience.

Grateful for the unwavering support he received, Michael now stands as a living testament to the impact of Youthline’s dedication to healing and empowerment. His journey from vulnerability to strength is a powerful reminder of the importance of seeking help and the profound transformation that can occur when one chooses to confront their struggles with courage and support.

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