Question 3: What could be done better?
You’ve told us what you think is working well, and what isn’t working well. In this section we want to hear what you think would make the biggest difference to improve and transform mental health and addiction outcomes in New Zealand. This might include your ideas about how to prevent people from developing mental health or addiction problems, as well as ideas about how to improve the support and treatment given to those who need it.
Your ideas might be focused on specific communities or groups of people, or more general views about what could be done better. We want to hear all ideas — big or small, specific or broad, innovative and new, or building on something that is already happening.
What are your ideas about what could be done better or differently to improve mental health and wellbeing in New Zealand? What could be done better or differently to prevent addiction from occurring? What could be done better or differently to prevent people taking their own lives and support those affected by suicide? How could support be better provided to those who need it?