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The Butterfly Diaries

The 10th of September was World Suicide Prevention Day. It’s common to have suicidal thoughts. Engage wants to get people talking about how to survive suicidal thoughts and safely support the people they care about. The Butterfly Diaries is part of a mission to make it okay to talk and easier to find Read more →

Highlights from Engage Aotearoa’s Facebook Page

Here are some recent highlights from Engage Aotearoa’s Facebook page… Word Up! 2014: supporting our finest young poets, rappers, song-writers and comedians Word Up! provides an opportunity for 13 – 20 year old singers, poets, rappers and comedians who write their own material to develop their craft and showcase their skills. Read more →

Surviving Suicidal Urges: e-Resource Now Available

Surviving Suicidal Urges is an e-Resource sharing tips for recovery from the storytellers in The Butterfly Diaries, Vol 1. View, save and share Surviving Suicidal Urges.   The Butterfly Diaries is a creative book project sharing true stories of hope and transformation from people who have made it through the experience Read more →

Supporting Someone Who Is Suicidal: An e-Resource from The Butterfly Diaries

Due to popular demand, the team at Engage Aotearoa has created an e-resource that shares the Storyteller Tips for Supporters from The Butterfly Diaries, Volume 1. The Butterfly Diaries is a creative book project sharing stories of hope and transformation from people who have made it through the experience of Read more →

The Butterfly Diaries Volume 1: Launch & Order Details

The Butterfly Diaries Volume 1 is a FREE book of inspiring stories and personal tips from four people who have recovered from the experience of being suicidal. Launch Details: NOTE: Event Moved to Sunday 13th of October due to rain forecast for Saturday the 12th.  Engage Aotearoa will be launching Read more →

Excerpts from Stories of Recovery from Being Suicidal are Now Live Online

The Butterfly Diaries creative book project is drawing close to completion. For nearly a year, six writers have been working to tell the stories of six Kiwis who survived the experience of being suicidal and found their way to a better place. The first three stories are now complete and Read more →

Men & LGBT People Needed to Share Stories of Hope

The Butterfly Diaries is a creative book project that will share true stories of recovery from suicide, as told by established New Zealand writers. Engage Aotearoa have teamed up with poet Michelle Bolton to gather ten personal stories of recovery and ten writers to tell their stories in creative ways. Read more →

New Suicide Prevention Project: The Butterfly Diaries