Kia ora koutou,

 Many of you would have heard about the incident at the Bus Hub in Central Dunedin yesterday. Our thoughts are with the victim’s whānau and to all that were impacted by this tragedy.

If you or anyone you know has been impacted and would like to talk to someone, we have the following options available: 

  • Drop in space in H106 (The Chaplin’s room) today and everyday next week
  • Go see Student Success (e.g. Pasifika/Wellbeing/Counselling) at the green desk in the Hub
  • Go see Te Punaka Ōwheo in the Hub
  • Book an appointment to talk to someone at Student Success or Te Punaka Ōwheo here
  • Book an appointment Vitae counselling: here
  • Victim Support: 0800 VICTIM/ 0800 842 846
  • Youthline: 0800 37 66 33 or free text 234
  • Need to talk? Text or phone 1737 

There is a wide range of support available for you. Please reach out to whānau and friends and take time to look after yourself. 

Noho ora mai,

Otago Polytechnic

Published on 24 May 2024

Orderdate: 24 May 2024
Expiry: 24 May 2026