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Mahitahi Trust

Mental Health & Addictions Service

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Open today 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.

Description

Mahitahi, is an iwi-whaanui organisation, and supports wellness and recovery programmes for taangata whai ora.

We provide our services with a tikanga and kaupapa Maaori approach, in the spirit of "mahi tahi" that emphasises a spirit of togetherness and is further supported by our organisational whakatauaki; "ma te mahi tahi ka whiwhi ora" ; "people together nurturing wellness" to:

  • Decrease the prevalence of mental illness and mental health problems within the community.
  • Increase the health status, and reduce the impact of mental disorders on tangata whaiora their whanau, hapu and iwi.

Programmes

Community Based Child and Adolescent Support Packages

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Community based

Regions

Central Auckland

Age Groups

Child, Youth

Referral Types

DHB clinical services

Referral Process

Entry by referral from AHDB Kari Centre.

For further information please contact the Te Aho Rangi Team on (09) 262 5052 or (09) 262 4533 or email us at

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Description

This service provides intensive community support for clients aged up to 20 years with high and ongoing mental health requirements.

This service supports clients aged 17 years or under receiving…

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Community Living Service

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Community based

Regions

East Auckland, South Auckland

Age Groups

Adult

Referral Types

DHB clinical services

Referral Process

Entry into this service is by referral from Te Puna Waiora (Maori Mental Health) Services Ph. (09) 259 5099.

Description

This service has a strengths-based, recovery orientation. It assists people who would previously have stayed in inpatient services or residential rehabilitation, or who could no longer remain in their accommodation,…

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Housing and Recovery Service – Residential Rehabilitation

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Residential support

Regions

East Auckland, South Auckland

Age Groups

Adult

Referral Types

GP, DHB clinical services

Referral Process

Entry by referral from NASC, mental health inpatient services or through coordination by local needs assessment and coordination services.

Description

This service provides housing and recovery-focused support for people with mental health problems. The service aims to help people move towards more independent living or to retain their level of…

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Iwi Support Services

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Community based

Regions

East Auckland, South Auckland

Age Groups

Adult

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services

Referral Process

Entry by self-referral, referral from primary and secondary health services, family, carers and/or community members.

Description

Community Support Services include Iwi Support Services. These services provide community based cultural assessment, support and consultation within a kaupapa Maori framework for pakeke/kaumatua/tangata whai ora who have been diagnosed…

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Kaumatua Service

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Community based

Regions

East Auckland, South Auckland

Age Groups

Adult

Referral Types

Self referral

Referral Process

Please contact us on (09) 262 4533 for further information about our referral process or alternatively email us at or visit our website www.mahitahi.co.nz.

Description

This service aims to improve the quality of care for Maori and to help improve services for Maori by:

  • developing the knowledge and skills of Maori staff in the service…

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Kaupapa Maori Day Programme

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Community based

Regions

East Auckland, Central Auckland, South Auckland

Age Groups

Adult, Older Adult

Referral Types

Self referral

Referral Process

Please contact us on (09) 262 4533 for further information about our referral process or alternatively email us at or visit our website www.mahitahi.co.nz.

Description

This recovery- and rehabilitation-focused service assists tangata whai ora/clients to improve their life skills and strengthen their sense of identity, knowledge and understanding of their Maoritanga.

Structured programmes offered across…

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Mobile Community Support Service

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Community based

Regions

East Auckland, South Auckland

Age Groups

Adult

Referral Types

DHB clinical services

Referral Process

Entry to this service is determined following assessment by the ICLS Provider and relevant DHB clinical team who deem someone as likely to benefit from mobile community support.

Description

This mobile service will support people with severe mental illness who have the highest support and recovery needs. Specific support is provided, based on the personalised plans developed in partnership…

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Supported Employment Coordination Service

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Supported employment

Regions

East Auckland, South Auckland

Age Groups

Adult

Referral Types

Self referral

Referral Process

Please contact us on (09) 262 4533 for further information about our referral process or alternatively email us at or visit our website www.mahitahi.co.nz.

Description

This service provides support, training and assistance to help clients prepare for, obtain and maintain employment. Clients are helped to identify their career goals, capabilities and training needs, to develop…

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Family/Whanau (Adult) Service

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Community based

Regions

East Auckland, South Auckland

Age Groups

Adult, Older Adult

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services

Referral Process

Entry may be by self-referral from a Youth Service client or his/her whanau directly, referral from primary and secondary health services, Maori health providers and community members.

Description

Services provided include:

  • supplying information about mental illnesses, the mental health service system, community resources and supports that are available
  • assistance with strategies for coping with the client’s illness and…

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Youth Community Living Support

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Community based

Regions

East Auckland, South Auckland

Age Groups

Youth

Referral Types

DHB clinical services

Referral Process

Entry by referral from Whirinaki Child Family and Youth Mental Health - Ph. (09) 265 4000.

Description

This service supports clients aged 13 -18 years with high support/recovery needs who reside in the Counties Manukau catchment area and would benefit from support in the home and/or community.…

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Hours

Open today 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.

Mon – Fri 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Languages Spoken

English, Maori

Fees

All services are provided free of charge.

Public Transport

Parking

Off street parking available.

Contact Details

www.mahitahi.co.nz

15A Ronwood Ave
Manukau City
Auckland

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Street Address

15A Ronwood Ave
Manukau City
Auckland

Postal Address

PO Box 97537
Manukau
Auckland 2241

This page was last updated at 3:46PM on October 8, 2015. This information is reviewed and edited by Mahitahi Trust.