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Ashburton Community Alcohol & Drug Service (ACADS)

Mental Health & Addictions Service

Today

8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.

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), 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.

Phone us on 03 308 1270 or drop in and ask for an appointment, we're on the ground floor of the nurses'…

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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)

Regions

Canterbury

Age Groups

Adult

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, Corrections

Referral Process

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

Phone us on 03 308 1270 or drop in and ask for an appointment, we're on the ground floor of the nurses'…

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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

8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.

Mon – Fri 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Evening appointments are available by arrangement.

Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.
Christmas: Open 23 Dec — 24 Dec. Closed 25 Dec — 26 Dec. Open 27 Dec. Closed 28 Dec — 29 Dec. Open 30 Dec — 31 Dec. Closed 1 Jan — 2 Jan. Open 3 Jan.

Fees

These services are free to anybody in the Ashburton District.

Website

Contact Details

Ashburton Hospital

Canterbury

Contact us online here

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

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Street Address

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

Postal Address

PO Box 596
Ashburton
Canterbury

This page was last updated at 9:33AM on October 14, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by Ashburton Community Alcohol & Drug Service (ACADS).