MENTAL HEALTH & ADDICTION
We all have ups and downs that can affect our ability to enjoy life and live life to the fullest. To support our mauri, our mental health, we need to find strategies that help keep us feeling balanced, connected and positive.
If you are concerned for your wellbeing, or concerned for your whānau wellbeing in this area, see below for our range of mental health and/or addiction services that can help and tautoko you.
This service provides alcohol and drug counselling. We support you to set and reach goals, putting you and your whānau at the center of care. It is a community outpatient based service provided by trained practitioners.
Services include assessment, counselling and treatment, brief intervention, relapse prevention, referral to residential treatment and AOD education.
ADDICTION DAY PROGRAMME
Te Ahuru Mowai Alcohol and Other Drugs (AOD) intensive outpatient programme provides:
• Whānau-determine goal setting
• Assessment and treatment
• AOD education
• Relapse prevention
• Referral to residential treatment, if needed.
Te Ahuru Mowai means a safe haven to unpack and unload issues, in a welcoming environment to learn more about themselves, support them to move forward and strengthen their identity. This is provided with a foundation of cultural therapy and mātauranga Māori modalities.
This free programme runs on a Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday and transport is available if needed.