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AMPSS 101 (Addictions, Mental Health Peer Support Services)

Mental Health & Addictions Service

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Description

Our Mission Statement:
To help those who have experience of mental unwellness or addiction by providing a safe and supportive environment for their self-directed recovery.

Programmes

Peer Support Drop-In Centre

Programme Areas

Mental health, Addictions - drug & alcohol

Programme Type

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

Regions

South Canterbury

Age Groups

Adult

Referral Types

Self referral

Referral Process

We are a drop-in centre... no official referral needed.

Description

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

  • Education and promotion of recovery from Mental Health and/or Addiction issues
  • Assistance in development of Self-Care plans
  • Support for day-to-day problem solving related to reintegration into the community
  • One-on-one support and advocacy
  • Toolbox for recovery group every week where we learn about and discuss various topics to help you in your walk.
  • Peer Support Groups held weekly. 
  • Physical exercise.

Hours

Mon – Fri10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

 

 

Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.

Staff

Manager

2 Peer Support Workers (Qualified)

1 Peer Worker (Volunteer)

1 Casual Part-time Peer Support Worker (Qualified)

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 9:58AM on May 28, 2020. This information is reviewed and edited by AMPSS 101 (Addictions, Mental Health Peer Support Services).