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Earthlink Inc

Mental Health & Addictions Service

Today

8:30 AM to 4:30 PM.

Description

Earthlink is a not-for-profit, registered charity. We offer recycled goods and recycling services to the public, while providing a wide range of support to people with mental health, addiction or disability concerns facing barriers to employment.

Our efforts in creating a sustainable economy are considerable and always expanding - We also provide tours for schools.

Our focus in training is to help our clients gain sustainable employment.

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Staff

We have a diverse team of about thirty staff.

Charges

There are no fees for using our service - however our Mental Health First Aid Course is priced according to intake, but usually from $350.

Fees and Charges Categorisation

Free

Hours

8:30 AM to 4:30 PM.

Mon – Fri 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

Public Holidays: Closed Waitangi Day (6 Feb), Good Friday (29 Mar), Easter Sunday (31 Mar), Easter Monday (1 Apr), ANZAC Day (25 Apr), King's Birthday (3 Jun), Matariki (28 Jun), Labour Day (28 Oct), Wellington Anniversary (20 Jan).

Languages Spoken

English

Programmes

Supported Employment

Earthlink provides support to people with disabilities, including mental health, drug and addiction concerns and other barriers to work, who are looking to obtain and maintain employment. Services we provide: Help you find the skill set for a job that will suit you, based on your preferences, strengths and experiences. We help find jobs in the open labour market. Jobs that suit your abilities not disabilities. Assist with any benefit problems a return to work might cause. Other ways we may help: Career counselling and career planning CV’s and cover letters Job interview practice Job shadowing Work experience placements Mentoring Job coaching Employment agreement advice Access to MSD’s Mainstream programme Earthlink

Programme Areas

Mental health, Addictions - drug & alcohol, Addictions - other

Programme Type

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

Regions

Hutt

Age Groups

Youth / Rangatahi, Adult / Pakeke

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services, Corrections

Referral Process

To access this service, please complete the referral form and email it to us.

alison@earthlink.org.nz

On receipt we will reply via email, or phone you to arrange an appointment.

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Description

Earthlink provides support to people with disabilities, including mental health, drug and addiction concerns and other barriers to work, who are looking to obtain and maintain employment. 

Services we provide:

  • Help you find the skill set for a job that will suit you, based on your preferences, strengths and experiences.
  • We help find jobs in the open labour market. Jobs that suit your abilities not disabilities.
  • Assist with any benefit problems a return to work might cause.

Other ways we may help:

  • Career counselling and career planning
  • CV’s and cover letters
  • Job interview practice
  • Job shadowing
  • Work experience placements
  • Mentoring
  • Job coaching
  • Employment agreement advice
  • Access to MSD’s Mainstream programme

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Employers Services

Employer Services we provide: We can help in providing staff for your business. We offer advice and support to you in respect of mental health issues you may be having with your staff. Training is offered to help deal with mental health issues in your workplace. Earthlink

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Training - mental health

Regions

Hutt

Age Groups

Youth / Rangatahi, Adult / Pakeke

Referral Types

Self referral

Referral Process

Employers who would like advice and support, in respect of mental health issues you may be having with your staff, can contact Alison on (04) 567 7111 or email alison@earthlink.org.nz.

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Description

Employer Services we provide:

  • We can help in providing staff for your business.
  • We offer advice and support to you in respect of mental health issues you may be having with your staff.

  • Training is offered to help deal with mental health issues in your workplace. 

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Mental Health First Aid Courses

Programme Areas Mental health Programme Type Peer / advocacy / group / family whānau support, Community based support - mental health, Training - mental health Regions Wellington Age Groups Adult / Pakeke Referral Types Self referral Referral Process Mental Health First Aid Information

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Peer / advocacy / group / family whānau support, Community based support - mental health, Training - mental health

Regions

Wellington

Age Groups

Adult / Pakeke

Referral Types

Self referral

Referral Process

Mental Health First Aid Information

Additional Details

Face to face / Kanohi ki te Kanohi

Public Transport

Wingate Railway Station - Ten minute walk.

Taita Railway Station - Eight minute Walk.

Bus service - Three minute walk.

Parking

On street parking - Peterkin Street.

Contact Details

8:30 AM to 4:30 PM.

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25 Peterkin Street
Taita
Lower Hutt 5019

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Street Address

25 Peterkin Street
Taita
Lower Hutt 5019

Postal Address

PO Box 40886, Upper Hutt.

This page was last updated at 9:32AM on December 19, 2023. This information is reviewed and edited by Earthlink Inc.