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Ashburton Community Alcohol & Drug Service (ACADS)

Mental Health & Addictions Service

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Description

ACADS are a team of trained professionals working to support people in the Ashburton community who are concerned about their own or someone else's alcohol or drug use.

ACADS can provide you with free and confidential information, support, advice, education and counselling.

Programmes

Youth Mental Health Support & Alcohol & Drug Service

Programme Areas

Mental health, Addictions - drug & alcohol

Programme Type

Community / social support (AOD), Coexisting problems – mental health & addictions, Community based support - mental health

Regions

Canterbury

Age Groups

Youth

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, Corrections

Referral Process

Contact ACADS, it's a free and confidential service.

Referrals can be made through our website, phone 03 3081270, fax 03 3081245 or our email acads@xtra.co.nz

People can self refer by…

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Description

We are a youth friendly service, offering support to young people up to the age of 19 years, who have concerns about their own, or someone else's alcohol and other…

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Adult Alcohol & Drug Service

Programme Areas

Addictions - drug & alcohol

Programme Type

Community / social support (AOD), Advocacy / group / family whanau support (AOD)

Regions

Canterbury

Age Groups

Adult

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, Corrections

Referral Process

Contact ACADS, it's a free and confidential service.

Referrals can be made through our website, by phone 03 3081270, fax 03 3081245 or by email acads@xtra.co.nz.

People can self refer…

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Description

When you contact us you will be allocated to a trained counsellor who will phone you to arrange an appointment. They will talk to you about your general health, your…

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Family Support

Programme Areas

Addictions - drug & alcohol

Programme Type

Advocacy / group / family whanau support (AOD)

Regions

Canterbury

Age Groups

Adult

Referral Types

Self referral

Referral Process

We welcome calls from concerned friends or family members who may be concerned about someone else's alcohol or drug use.

Description

When you call we'll talk through your worries and concerns and offer you some strategies to deal with those concerns. We can help you find ways to help the person…

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Hours

Mon – Fri8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Evening appointments are available by arrangement.

Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.

Fees

These services are free 

Website

Contact Details

Ashburton Hospital

Canterbury

Contact us online here

Ground Floor, Hostel Building
Ashburton Hospital
Elizabeth Street
Ashburton
Canterbury 7700

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Street Address

Ground Floor, Hostel Building
Ashburton Hospital
Elizabeth Street
Ashburton
Canterbury 7700

Postal Address

PO Box 596
Ashburton
Canterbury

This page was last updated at 10:10AM on June 4, 2020. This information is reviewed and edited by Ashburton Community Alcohol & Drug Service (ACADS).