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Connect Supporting Recovery

Mental Health & Addictions Service

Description

Connect Supporting Recovery, offers a wide range of services to people experiencing mental health and addiction issues across urban Auckland and Waikato, including the Franklin area.

Connect holds priorities in people development. That includes stakeholder development – service users, family/whanau and Maori – so that people can work more actively in partnership with the organisation both in individual service delivery and in organisational development.

Vision: In Partnership towards Healthy Communities
Mission: People living satisfying lives of their Choice

Programmes

Children and Young People of Parents with Mental Illness and their Families/Whanau

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Peer / advocacy / group / family whanau support

Regions

North Auckland, Central Auckland, West Auckland

Age Groups

Child, Youth

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services

Description

Services provided include:

  • Supplying information about alcohol and addictions
  • assistance with strategies for coping with the client’s illness and its impact on the family/whanau
  • making contact with other relevant mental…

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Peer Support

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Peer / advocacy / group / family whanau support

Regions

East Auckland, South Auckland

Age Groups

Adult

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services

Description

This service provides clients with support from people who have lived experience of mental illness or addiction (peers). The support is individualised to each person’s needs and helps them to…

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Mahi Marumaru - Alcohol and Other Drug (AOD) Peer Support Service

Programme Areas

Addictions - drug & alcohol

Programme Type

Peer support (AOD)

Regions

East Auckland, South Auckland

Age Groups

Adult

Referral Types

Self referral

Referral Process

Anyone aged 18-65 who normally resides in the Counties Manukau DHB area is eligible for this service (Even if you are receiving residential treatment in another Auckland DHB and intend…

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Description

The peer support service supports people who have alcohol and/or other drug issues by inspiring hope and motivation; sharing information about resources and enabling service users’ active participation in their…

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Peer Employment Training

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Training

Regions

East Auckland, South Auckland

Age Groups

Adult

Referral Types

Self referral

Referral Process

Anyone aged 18-65 who normally resides in the Counties Manukau DHB area is eligible for this service (Even if you are receiving residential treatment in another Auckland DHB and intend…

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Hours

Mon – Fri 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

These are our office hours.

Languages Spoken

English

Staff

 Name  Role
 Karyn Munday  General Manager
 David Cutten  Service Manager  
Sara Howard  Team Leader
Stacey Tua'a  Peer Support Worker
Tracy Dixon  Peer Support Worker
 Jamie Gentry  Peer Support Worker
Steve Rankin  Peer Support Worker
Robert Metcalf  Peer Support Worker
Stacey Pascoe  Peer Employment Training Facilitator

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This page was last updated at 12:02PM on July 10, 2017. This information is reviewed and edited by Connect Supporting Recovery.