Mike King talks Ewen Gilmour Award, under-reporting of suicide in NZ

Night Talk 20/12/2018
Credit: The AM Show.

Leah Panapa talks with Kiwi icon Mike King, who has just won the NZ Comedy Guild's Ewen Gilmour Lifetime Achievement Award.

Mike tells Leah a lovely, heartwarming story about doing a gig with Ewen Gilmour, and he also touches on Kiwi attitudes towards mental health and the under-reporting of suicide in New Zealand.

Where to find help and support:

  • Free call or text 1737

  • Suicide Crisis Helpline  0508 828 865 (0508 TAUTOKO)

  • Healthline  0800 611 116

  • Samaritans  0800 726 666

  • Depression Helpline - 0800 111 757

  • Mental Health Foundation

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