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3DHB Te Korowai Whāriki - Regional Rehabilitation and Extended Care Inpatient Service

Mental Health & Addictions Service

Description

Te Korowai Whāriki is a regional and national service provider.  The regional services are spread across the central region from Gisborne to Wanganui and down to Wellington.

Te Korowai Whāriki also provides the Central Regional Forensic Community Mental Health ServiceCentral Regional Forensic Adult Inpatient Mental Health Service and Nga Taiohi National Secure Youth Forensic Inpatient Mental Health Service.

Our Forensic and Inpatient Rehabilitation Services supports Māori clients in strengthening their cultural identify to support their recovery and wellbeing. Vaka Pasifika is the base for Te Korowai Whāriki specialist Health Pasifika team, and complements Ruaumoko.

Programmes

Tāwhirimātea - Inpatient Unit

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Forensic

Regions

Wellington, Nelson Marlborough, Tairawhiti, Hawkes Bay, Whanganui, MidCentral, Wairarapa, Hutt

Age Groups

Adult

Referral Types

DHB clinical services, Corrections

Referral Process

We receive referrals from forensic inpatient units in the central region of New Zealand and from the following DHBs’ mental health services: Wairarapa, Hutt Valley, Capital & Coast, Hawke’s Bay, Midcentral,…

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Description

Tāwhirimātea is a specialised inpatient unit that focuses on recovery and extended rehabilitation for up to 29 people who need a higher level of support within a closed environment.

Each…

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Tāne Mahuta - Inpatient & Self-Contained Facilities

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Forensic

Regions

Wellington, Nelson Marlborough, Tairawhiti, Hawkes Bay, MidCentral, Wairarapa, Hutt

Age Groups

Adult

Referral Types

DHB clinical services

Referral Process

We receive referrals from forensic inpatient units in the central region of New Zealand and from the following DHBs’ mental health services: Wairarapa, Hutt Valley, Capital & Coast, Hawke’s Bay, Midcentral,…

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Description

Tāne Mahuta specialises in intensive rehabilitation in an open 14-bed inpatient setting and eight self-contained cottages adjacent to the main building. The cottages range from single to 5-bed accommodation; they…

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Hours

Visiting hours are between 10am and 8pm every day, outside of programme and meal times and by arrangement with staff.

Visits by family or friends are encouraged as maintaining social contacts plays a positive role in a person’s recovery. Certain areas of the units may have greater restrictions than others; if necessary please discuss this with staff.

Fees

To find out if you are eligible for healthcare funding, please see the Mental Health, Addictions and Intellectual Disability Service website.

Staff

Staff members wear identification badges and you can ask them about their roles.

Contact Details

  • Tāwhirimātea

    (04) 918 2515

  • Tāne Mahuta

    027 696 0349

Upper Main Drive
Porirua 5022

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Upper Main Drive
Porirua 5022

This page was last updated at 1:25PM on October 2, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by 3DHB Te Korowai Whāriki - Regional Rehabilitation and Extended Care Inpatient Service.