The Resilience Project delivers emotionally engaging programmes and provides evidence-based, practical wellbeing strategies to build resilience. In partnership with Australian based organisation The Resilience Project, we deliver emotionally engaging programs to schools, providing practical, evidence-based, positive mental health strategies to build resilience and happiness. It aims to help young New Zealanders become mentally healthy. Learn more at The Resilience Project.
Why? We know that New Zealand mirrors the current state of mental health in young people in Australia as outlined below.
1 in 4 adolescents will experience mental health problems this year.
65% of adolescents will not seek help.
1 in 5 primary school students will experience anxiety this year.
Suicide is the most common cause of death for 15-24 year olds.
1 in 5 adults will experience mental health problems this year.
Mental Health Disorders carry the largest burden of disease for 15-24 year olds.