Guidance Counselling

Kia ora and welcome to Motueka High School Counselling Service

Below is a form that you can fill out to get counselling services for yourself, a friend, or any student currently enrolled in Motueka High School. 

We work alongside multiple agencies and counsellors in the community to offer specialist and professional help.  No issue is too complex for us. 

Here at Te Whare Pora (the counselling rooms located beside the school on Whakarewa St), we are a friendly, caring, inclusive and non-judgemental resource for students to access.   We offer you counselling in a safe, confidential, and private environment.

Thank you for taking the first step in helping someone else or yourself.

If you require emergency assistance, please dial 111.  

If you require mental health services or need help for a student at risk, please ring the CAMHS Crisis Team - (03) 546 1800 and ask for the CAMHS on-call crisis worker or call 111.

Alternatively, you can call or text 1737 to speak with a trained counsellor, or any of the following helplines:

 -Need to Talk 1737 (Text or Phone)
   - 24/7 Helpline <https://www.lifeline.org.nz/services/lifeline> |0800
   LIFELINE (0800 54 33 54) 0800543354 or free text HELP 4357
   - Suicide Crisis Helpline
   <https://www.lifeline.org.nz/services/suicide-crisis-helpline> | 0508
   TAUTOKO (0508 82 88 65) <0508828865>
   - Kidsline <https://www.lifeline.org.nz/services/kidsline> | 0800 54 37
   54 <0800543754

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