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He Waka Tapu - Alcohol & Other Drug Services and Suicide Prevention

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Description

He Waka Tapu is a Kaupapa Maori organisation with a wide range of programmes and services to help both individuals and the community.

See below for the Alcohol and Other Drug services and Suicide Prevention work He Waka Tapu provides. See their website for information on all other services including Anger Management and Personal Health.

Programmes

Alcohol & Drug Services - Te Aratiatia

Programme Areas

Addictions - drug & alcohol

Programme Type

Coexisting problems – mental health & addictions

Regions

Canterbury

Age Groups

Adult

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services

Referral Process

Accessing our service is a simple process. 

A referral form will need to be completed by the organisation you are currently working with or you can call in to 161…

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Description

Te Aratiaia is for assessment and treatment planning for co-existing alcohol and drug and mental health related problems.

Access is by appointment only via referrals to He Waka Tapu externally…

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Alcohol & Drug Services - Takahi te Taniwha

Programme Areas

Addictions - drug & alcohol

Programme Type

Community / social support (AOD)

Regions

Canterbury

Age Groups

Adult

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services

Referral Process

Accessing our service is a simple process. 

A referral form will need to be completed by the organisation you are currently working with or you can call in to 161…

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Description

Takahi Te Taniwha (Nights) is a 6 session brief intervention programme including: Relapse Prevention, Te Whare Tapa Wha (Life Balance), AOD Education, Spirituality and Addiction, Connection vs Addiction, Harm reduction,…

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Alcohol & Drug Services - Motivational Enhancement

Programme Areas

Addictions - drug & alcohol

Programme Type

Community / social support (AOD)

Regions

Canterbury

Age Groups

Adult

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services, Corrections

Referral Process

This programme is primarily for those with probation sentence conditions.

A referral form will need to be completed by the organisation you are currently working with or you can call…

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Description

The Motivational Enhancement Programme provides brief alcohol and drug education whose intent is to evoke a degree of motivation to consider the possibility of addressing any alcohol & drug issues and…

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Alcohol & Drug Services - Mauri Ora Experience

Programme Areas

Addictions - drug & alcohol

Programme Type

Community / social support (AOD)

Regions

Canterbury

Age Groups

Adult

Referral Process

For more detailed information regarding intake process and criteria please contact AOD Manager Toni Tinirau toni@hewakatapu.org.nz.

Referrals can also be made via Christchurch Central Service (CCS).

Description
Mauri Ora Experience is an intensive outpatient alcohol and drug day Experience which has rolling access throughout the year.
 
The Experience operates from 7.00am to 9.00pm Monday to Sunday, with…

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Alcohol & Drug Services - Mauri Ora Experience (Supported Accommodation)

Programme Areas

Addictions - drug & alcohol

Programme Type

Residential alcohol & other drug treatment

Regions

Canterbury

Age Groups

Adult

Referral Process

For more detailed information regarding intake process and criteria please contact AOD Manager Toni Tinirau toni@hewakatapu.org.nz.

Referrals can also be made via Christchurch Central Service (CCS).

Description

There are currently 8 supported accommodation beds with priority on Experience participants from outside the Christchurch region.

Mauri Ora Experience is an intensive outpatient alcohol and drug day Experience which…

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Te Tai Taura (DV/FV)

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Supported employment

Regions

Canterbury

Age Groups

Adult

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services

Referral Process

Please contact beatrice@hewakatapu.org.nz for more information.

Description

This is an employee support programm that provides assesments and brief intervention around AOD & DV/FV.

Te Ha - Quit Smoking

Programme Areas

Smoking cessation

Programme Type

Face to face smoking cessation

Regions

Canterbury

Age Groups

Adult

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services

Referral Process

Accessing our service is a simple process. 

A referral form will need to be completed by the organisation you are currently working with or you can call in to 161…

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Description

He Waka Tapu has a smoke free coach who is available on week days with flexiblity depending on each individuals situation.

This service involves receiving one to one or group…

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Kia Piki Te Ora - Suicide Prevention (Waitaha O2)

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Peer / advocacy / group / family whanau support

Regions

Canterbury

Age Groups

Child, Youth, Adult, Older Adult

Referral Types

Self referral

Referral Process

If you don't know what to do or where to access supports? Want to chat to a professional?  We can arrange that too!  Contact us now on 0800 HE WAKA…

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Description

Our rangatahi and community are important to us and we want to work towards reducing the negative numbers in this space and provide tools and information that helps people strengthen…

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Hours

Mon – Fri 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.

Fees

No fees apply

Staff

Our skilled kaimahi (over 50+ staff) are kind and caring individuals with one goal which is to help people and to make our communities stronger.

With a mix of skills from clinicians, whanau support workers, nurses, personal trainers and more we have a huge range of resources at our fingertips.

Contact Details

  • Free phone

0800 HE WAKA (43 9252)

  • Txt

027 2 HE WAKA (43 9252)

Contact us online here

161 Pages Road
Wainoni
Christchurch
Canterbury 8061

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Street Address

161 Pages Road
Wainoni
Christchurch
Canterbury 8061

Postal Address

PO Box 150 37
Aranui
Christchurch 8643

This page was last updated at 3:03PM on March 18, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by He Waka Tapu - Alcohol & Other Drug Services and Suicide Prevention.