How texting could help rural Kiwis with mental health issues

An innovative use of older technology could help rural Kiwis struggling with mental health issues, says Stuart MacIntyre.

MacIntyre, who has worked in the tech industry for 18 years, told The Country’s Jamie Mackay a service where users text a counsellor has been helpful for rural Australians. He hopes the technology will also assist New Zealanders.

Although he works in a non-agricultural industry, MacIntyre says he has an understanding of the challenges facing rural folk.

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