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Mental Health & Addictions Service


Focus Activity Centre

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Community based support - mental health


Dunedin - South Otago

Age Groups

Adult / pakeke

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services, Corrections

Referral Process

Please contact us to find out what programmes we are running:  

Ph: 03 455 1873
Address: 2 Calder Street, St Kilda, Dunedin
Email: activitiesdn@able.org.nz 


Focus Activity Centre is a community-based environment for people with a mental illness, where you are able to focus on your recovery.

We offer a linking back into life, offering a social and vocational recovery service.

The Activity Centre is a pathway to being actively involved in the community,  encouraging a meaningful and active life, assisting to build self confidence and acquire new skills.

Focus Activity Centre can help by:

  • exploring opportunities for community participation
  • developing goals that focus on community integration
  • providing on-going support and motivation

Operating five days a week from 9am - 3pm with a range of onsite and off-site activities.

Some of our past activities/groups are:

  • cooking skills
  • computer skills
  • walking for fitness
  • carpentry skills
  • radio show
  • community outing

Contact Details

This page was last updated at 12:49PM on May 24, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Able Minds.