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Loss and Grief Centre

Mental Health & Addictions Service

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49 Tay Street, Invercargill

9:00 AM to 1:00 PM.

6 Fairfield Street, Gore

Description

We are here to help with your issues of Loss and Grief.

We offer free support for people living with loss and grief of any sort- including grief from bereavement, separation, illness, isolation and other life changes. We are not a formal counselling service but are here to provide tailored support for your individual situation.

Programmes

Drop In Service

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Community based support - mental health

Regions

Southland

Age Groups

Child, Youth, Adult, Older adult

Referral Types

Self referral, GP

Referral Process

Individuals can contact the centre via our mobile or drop-in during centre hours.

We prefer GP referrals to come via email.

Description

We are open throughout the week. Call in for a cuppa and a chat. We will do our best to help you find the support you feel comfortable with.

Hours:

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Support Groups

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Peer / advocacy / group / family whanau support

Regions

Southland

Age Groups

Adult

Referral Types

Self referral, GP

Referral Process

Individuals are welcome to participate in support groups, as and when they need them. You can contact us prior to attending or just come along on the day.

Description

We provide groups for men, women, parents, suicide support, pregnancy loss, Christians and Parents raising a child with a disability.

Men's Support Group
Meet with other men experiencing loss and…

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Community Care Service

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Community based support - mental health

Regions

Southland

Age Groups

Child, Youth, Adult, Older adult

Referral Types

GP, DHB clinical services

Referral Process

Individuals must meet one of the criteria below to be considered for home/school-based visits:

  • The client is physically unable to attend the centre including mobility issues and residential barriers.
  • The…
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Description

The community care service offers support to those who are unable to physically attend the loss and grief centre during open drop in hours. This service is designed to offer…

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Hours

Below are our Drop In Centre hours.

Groups and Workshops operate outside these hours.

All locations are closed on Public Holidays

Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.

49 Tay Street, Invercargill

9:00 AM to 1:00 PM.

Mon – Tue 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Wed – Thu 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Fri 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.

6 Fairfield Street, Gore

Mon 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.

224 Great North Road, Winton

 2020 Dates
February 7th  10:00AM - 2:00PM 
March 6th 10:00AM - 2:00PM 
April 3rd 10:00AM - 2:00PM  
May 1st 10:00AM - 2:00PM  

Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.

2 McQueen Avenue, Mataura

 2020 Dates
February 10th 1:00PM - 3:00PM
March 9th 1:00PM - 3:00PM
May 11th 1:00PM - 3:00PM

Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.

21 Luxmore Drive, Te Anau

Free home visits or appointments at Fiordland Community House & Heartland Services, 21 Luxmore Drive, Te Anau

Contact us to arrange support on 027 443 8788 or email lossandgriefcentre@gmail.com

 2020 Dates

February 24/25

March 30/31

April 28

May 25/26

 

Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.

Fees

There is no cost to use our services but we do appreciate a koha/donation.

The Loss and Grief Centre is reliant on Community donations.

Workshops are run at a cost to participants.

Staff

We have seven contractors who work across all our locations.

Contact Details

This page was last updated at 3:07PM on January 30, 2020. This information is reviewed and edited by Loss and Grief Centre.