- Publish Date
- Friday, 11 November 2016, 10:08AM
A host of well-known Kiwis have opened up about their struggles with methamphetamine in an effort to help others overcome their own issues with the drug.
In a new video released today (above), musicians Tiki Taane and Marcus Powell, NZ lightweight Muay Thai champion Miriam Tio and everyday Kiwis William Swift and Tane Dunn all talk about their own experiences with P and the turning points that saved them.
Their stories and others like theirs are all on Youtube, and see the stars confront their demons head on.
Popular musician Tiki Taane broke down during his video, thinking about "the people I've hurt and the friends I've lost", after recalling his journey with drugs which started at the age of 13.
Warning: Contains Coarse Language
Where to get help
• The Alcohol Drug Helpline: 0800 787 797
• Youthline: Free text 234 or free phone 0800 376633
• Lifeline: 0800 543 354
And for more information, visit these websites:
Drug Foundation - Methamphetamine Help