Mental Health Awareness Week

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The Mental Health Foundation organises New Zealand's annual Mental Health Awareness Week under contract from the Ministry of Health.

We hope you had a fantastic Mental Health Awareness Week 2017!  

This year's theme was Nature is key: Unlock your wellbeing. We reached a record number of people with our message that nature is key and we couldn’t have done it without your support! Here are the numbers:

  • 3,250 registered for our Photo-a-day Challenge (see the grand prize winner).
  • 2,360 ordered our free MHAW resources.
  • 204 people and workplaces registered their MHAW events in our online calendar.
  • Over 2,000 people used our Facebook photo frame.
  • An estimated 2.5 million people were reached through social media, traditional media, the website and our resources!

We can't wait for you to join us next Mental Health Awareness Week in 2018! 

Contact

General enquiries:

Adrienne Tollemache
Senior Marketer
09 623 4810 ext 851
022 543 1902
adrienne.tollemache@mentalhealth.org.nz

Media enquiries:
Sophie Lowery
Senior Communications & Marketing Officer
09 632 4810
022 131 9982
sophie.lowery@mentalhealth.org.nz

 



 

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