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Kick Ash South Canterbury

Mental Health & Addictions Service

Today

8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.

Description

Kick Ash is South Canterbury DHB and Arowhenua Whānau Services' free specialist smoking cessation service. Kick Ash provides 1 to 1 support and advice by phone, txt, email or face to face. We supply free Nicotine Replacement Therapy (NRT) - patches, gum, lozenges and support for other stop smoking medication. We provide specialised support and advice for women who are pregnant. There are several incentive programmes to encourage people on their journey to becoming smokefree. 

Programmes

Face to Face Smoking Cessation Support

Programme Areas

Maternal & infant - mental health & addictions, Smoking cessation

Programme Type

Face to face smoking cessation, Maternal smoking cessation

Regions

South Canterbury

Age Groups

Youth / rangatahi, Adult / pakeke

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services

Referral Process

You can contact Kick Ash directly via phone call, text or via GP referral.

Description

Kick Ash provides accessible, free and effective smoking cessation services.

We provide home visits, community based clinics & support groups, Nicotine Replacement Therapy (NRT), 1-on-1 support and advice, and resources for general practice & community health agencies.

Kick Ash also provides support and advice for women who are pregnant.

Staff

The Kick Ash team is made up of two staff members ready to support you on your journey to becoming smokefree.

Charges

No fees apply

Hours

8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.

Mon – Fri8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.

Public Transport

Myway bus service is available to Talbot Park.  Phone 688 5544.   $2 one way trip.

Parking

Free parking available onsite.

Contact Details

156 Otipua Road, Timaru

South Canterbury

Arowhenua Whānau Services
Phone: (03) 6155 180 
Mobile: 027 407 6308

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156 Otipua Road
Timaru 7910

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Street Address

156 Otipua Road
Timaru 7910

This page was last updated at 1:58PM on January 18, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Kick Ash South Canterbury.