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Loss and Grief Centre

Mental Health & Addictions Service

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49 Tay Street, Invercargill

1:00 PM to 5:00 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

 

Men's Support Group
Meet with other men experiencing loss and grief in a warm, supportive environment.

 

Women's Support Group
Meet other women living with grief in a safe and supportive…

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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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Staff

We have seven contractors who work across all our locations.

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

1:00 PM to 5:00 PM.

Mon – Tue1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Wed – Thu9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Fri1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.

6 Fairfield Street, Gore

Mon9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.

224 Great North Road, Winton

 2020 Dates
July 3rd  10:00AM - 2:00PM 
August 7th 10:00AM - 2:00PM 
September 4th 10:00AM - 2:00PM  
October 2nd 10:00AM - 2:00PM  
November 6th 10:00AM - 2:00PM  

2 McQueen Avenue, Mataura

 2020 Dates
July 13th 1:00PM - 3:00PM
August 10th 1:00PM - 3:00PM
September 14th 1:00PM - 3:00PM
October 12th 1:00PM - 3:00PM
November 9th 1:00PM - 3:00PM

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

August 25th

September 29th

October 27th

November 24th

 

79 Birchwood Road, Ohai

2020 Dates

August 27th

September 24th

October 22nd

November 26th

Charges

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.

Contact Details

This page was last updated at 11:08AM on July 10, 2020. This information is reviewed and edited by Loss and Grief Centre.