3DHB - Te Haika (Mental Health Contact Centre)
Mental Health & Addictions Service
Our service is for everyone from Wellington, Porirua, Kāpiti, the Hutt Valley and the Wairarapa.
If you are concerned about your safety or the safety of someone you care for, call the emergency services on 111 for an immediate response.
- Programme Areas
- Programme Type
Non-acute specialist mental health community services
Wellington, Wairarapa, Hutt
- Age Groups
Child, Youth, Adult, Older Adult
- Referral Types
Self referral, GP
Phone: 0800 745 477
Fax referrals: (04) 918 2284
Te Haika is a mental health and addictions contact centre for people in crisis or experiencing moderate to severe mental health or addiction problems. It is staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week by mental health and addiction professionals.
Our service is for everyone from Wellington, Porirua, Kāpiti, the Hutt Valley and the Wairarapa. You can request help or a referral to a mental health or addiction service, or you may have questions you want answered by a mental health or substance dependency professional.
If someone you care for is mentally unwell, they may be able to be seen and treated in their home or seen and treated in an inpatient mental health unit.
If you or a family member or friend who you are supporting is experiencing a crisis we can refer you to our Crisis Resolution Service (formerly our CATT team) who will provide help as soon as possible.
This service operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
To find out if you are eligible for healthcare funding, please see the Mental Health, Addictions and Intellectual Disability Service website.
Te Haika is staffed by mental health and addiction professionals.