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AMPSS 101 (Addictions, Mental Health Peer Support Services)

Mental Health & Addictions Service

Today

10:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

Description

Our Mission Statement:
To support people with Mental Health and/or Addictions by providing a safe and empowering environment through peer support.

Programmes

Peer Support Drop-In Centre

Programme Areas

Mental health, Addictions - drug & alcohol

Programme Type

Peer support (AOD), Peer / advocacy / group / family whānau support, Community based support - mental health, Advocacy / group / family whānau support (AOD)

Regions

South Canterbury

Age Groups

Adult / pakeke

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services, Corrections

Referral Process

We are a free community drop-in-centre for all people with mental health and/or addictions. We do not require professional referrals as we welcome self-referrals.

Description

AMPSS101 is a peer-led drop-in centre providing:

  • Assistance in development of self-care plans
  • Support for day-to-day problem solving 
  • One-on-one support and advocacy 
  • Group discussions around mental health and wellbeing, addiction & recovery
  • Peer Support Groups held weekly - NA Peer Group Monday "HOPE'  7.00pm-8.00pm, Friday 'COURAGE TO CHANGE' 7.00pm-8.00pm
  • AA - Wednesday 7.30pm-8.30pm, Saturday 4.00pm-5.00pm
  • Counsellor - Drug & Alcohol/Grief
  • Outreach - contact us via cellphone or work number.

Staff

Manager

3 Peer Support Workers 

Volunteers

Hours

10:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

Mon10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Tue – Fri10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.

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Public Transport

Community Bus Route - stops directly outside the centre.

Contact Details

24a Church Street, Timaru

South Canterbury

Facebook: AMPSS TIMARU

24A Church Street
Timaru Central
Timaru
Canterbury 7910

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Street Address

24A Church Street
Timaru Central
Timaru
Canterbury 7910

Postal Address

24 A Church Street
Timaru
7910

This page was last updated at 10:49AM on April 27, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by AMPSS 101 (Addictions, Mental Health Peer Support Services).