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Emerge Aotearoa - Family / Whānau Support Services (Waitemata)

Mental Health & Addictions Service

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Description

We are a free service that focuses on supporting family/ whānau, in the Waitemata region, who have a loved one experiencing mental health distress.

This service is provided by Emerge Aotearoa.

Programmes

Family/ Whānau Support Services

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Peer / advocacy / group / family whanau support

Regions

North Auckland, West Auckland

Age Groups

Child, Youth, Adult, Older adult

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services, Corrections

Referral Process

Family/ Whānau Support Services is a self-referral service which also accepts referrals from family members, loved ones and friends, as well as health professionals.

Our services are entirely free and are available to family / whānau of those affected by a mental health issue, and who live in Waitakere and/or the North Shore, up to Rodney.

Description

We are a free service that focuses on supporting family/ whānau who have a loved one experiencing mental health distress.

At Emerge Aotearoa, we understand the important roles family/whānau can have in the treatment and recovery of their loved one.

Our free services provides: 

SUPPORT

  • Your health & wellbeing
  • How to best care and support your loved one with mental health distress.

INFORMATION/ EDUCATION

  • To have a better understanding of mental health illnesses, services and supports.

ADVOCACY

  • To empower family/whānau to confidently navigate mental health services.

Hours

Mon – Fri 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

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

No fees apply.

Staff

Martina Gifford is the Family/Whānau Support Worker for Waitemata.

Contact Details

92 Henderson Valley Road
Henderson
Auckland 0612

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Street Address

92 Henderson Valley Road
Henderson
Auckland 0612

This page was last updated at 1:53PM on March 29, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by Emerge Aotearoa - Family / Whānau Support Services (Waitemata).