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Mental Health & Addictions Service

Description

Kites advocates equal opportunities for, and consumer leadership by people with mental distress and/or addiction issues.

Kites is about flying ideas and creating innovative ways of working.

Programmes

Buddies Peer Support Service

Programme Areas

Mental health, Addictions - drug & alcohol

Programme Type

Peer support (AOD), Peer / advocacy / group / family whanau support

Regions

Wellington, Hutt

Age Groups

Adult

Referral Types

DHB clinical services

Referral Process

This service is only available to current inpatients at Te Whare o Matairangi or Te Whare Ahuru.

Description

Buddies peer support service shares the hope of recovery with ‘peers’ who are currently experiencing mental health difficulties. 

Buddies do not provide advocacy but can signpost to relevant advocacy services.

Fees

No fees apply.

Contact Details

First Floor
Riddiford House
94 Riddiford Street
Newtown
Wellington 6021

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Street Address

First Floor
Riddiford House
94 Riddiford Street
Newtown
Wellington 6021

Postal Address

PO Box 7017
Wellington 6242

This page was last updated at 10:57AM on September 10, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by Kites.