Cori Gonzalez-Macuer's honest advice for anyone struggling with mental health

Jono Ben & Sharyn 10/10/2018

Warning: This story deals with the topic of mental health and suicide.

We could be more proud of NZ comedian Cori Gonzalez-Macuer for sharing such a personal and heartbreaking story with us this Mental Health Awareness Week.

Cori joined Jono, Ben & Sharyn this afternoon to share his own experience with mental health and how his father took his own life in hopes to help others who may be struggling with feeling like there's no other way out.

That's why the whole point of going round and talking about this stuff is to get people talking about it and if you see a sign, go and talk to people

Watch the full video above and if you need help dealing with depression or a difficult time in your life, call Lifeline on 0800 543 354 or the Suicide Crisis Helpline on 0508 828 865(0508 TAUTOKO). Both are available 24/7.