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Advice hub

Find lots of helpful stuff about your mind, your body, drugs and alcohol, relationships, the law. Part of the NZ Youthline site.


Help with how to handle those difficult issues.

Feeling down? has some fantastic resources to help you understand depression – what it is and how to get through it. Also, there is The Lowdown which is the site specifically for teens. There you can read other people’s stories about depression and talk to counsellors online.


Music, movie, beauty, gaming and book reviews as well news, event details and competition details.


For free confidential legal advice on any issue, you can use the YouthLaw site or call the helpline.


Access help when you need it. Free text 234 or free call 0800 376633

Books on prescription

Books on Prescription is a programme run by WellSouth Primary Health Network and the libraries of Otago and Southland to increase access to high quality health information.
Find a list of teen 'prescription' books we have available in the library here.

Find more information about the programme here.