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etalk (ekorero)

Mental Health & Addictions Service


7:00 AM to 10:30 PM.


etalk (ekorero)

Programme Areas

Self help/ helpline, Mental health

Programme Type

Helpline / self-help - mental health



Age Groups

Youth, Adult, Older adult

Referral Types


Referral Process

Access to this service is via GP referral. Please get in touch with your GP for more information.


etalk (ekorero) is a virtual intervention counselling service offered over the phone and aims to improve access for people to connect with a counsellor. Up-to six 45 minute sessions are provided free and are organised by GP referral.

The service was initially a pilot project for people living rurally in Canterbury, but due to its success is now available for the wider Canterbury DHB region.


7:00 AM to 10:30 PM.

Mon – Sun 7:00 AM – 10:30 PM

Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.


No fees apply.

Contact Details

This page was last updated at 12:49PM on April 4, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by etalk (ekorero).