Disclaimer, privacy policy and copyright


This agreement sets forth the terms and conditions which apply to the use by you of the After a Suicide site and any other subscription product or service offered for loan or sale on the interactive online service operated by the Mental Health Foundation.

The right to use any product or service offered by the After a Suicide site is personal to you and is not transferable to any other person or entity.

The Mental Health Foundation shall have the right at any time to change or discontinue any aspect or feature of the After a Suicide website.

Any information provided on this website is to be used for informational/educational purposes only. It should not be used as a substitute for seeking professional care. The potential risks associated with improper diagnosis or treatment can only be minimised by consultations with mental health professionals.

For further information about a condition or the treatments mentioned, please consult your health professional. Any feedback on the information provided should be emailed to info@mentalhealth.org.nz

While every care has been taken in the preparation of the information contained in this website, users are reminded that the Mental Health Foundation cannot accept any legal liability for any errors or omissions or damages resulting from reliance on the information contained in this website.

Privacy policy

Any information you transmit to us is done so at your own risk.

All business transactions and uses of any customer information are strictly confidential and will not be given or sold to any other parties.

The Mental Health Foundation will not disclose any of your personal information, except for the following reasons:

  • For statistical purposes
  • When it is required by law
  • To protect the rights of the Mental Health Foundation
  • When permission has been granted to do so (e.g. bookings for external workshops).


Copyright © 2017 Ministry of Health. Permission is granted for the information contained in the website to be copied, used and/or distributed under the following conditions only:

  • The source is acknowledged
  • No fee is charged
  • It is used for educational purposes
  • No alterations are made to the selected material
  • Internet sites link to this site rather than copying files.


The After a Suicide website will have links to third party websites and resources. The Mental Health Foundation is not responsible or liable for the availability or accuracy of any such link or resource, or for the content, products, or services on or available from such websites or resources. Links to such websites or resources do not imply any endorsement by the Mental Health Foundation. Visitors to the After a Suicide website assume all risk arising from their use of any link to third party websites or resources.