Spike in young people seeking mental health support

From Afternoons with Jesse Mulligan, 1:27 pm on 6 August 2020

Kapiti Youth Support is reporting a 300% increase in the number of young people, aged between 10 and 24, seeking help for mental health issues post lockdown.

CEO of KYS Raechel Osborne talks to Jesse about the strain this is putting on service providers ensuring the right support is getting to them. She also says that mental health funding is not reaching them.

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