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Nga Kete Matauranga Pounamu Charitable Trust - Mental Health & Addictions

Mental Health & Addictions Service

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Description

Nga Kete Matauranga Pounamu Charitable Trust is a not-for-profit health and social service provider with 18 years of delivery in Southland employing around 50 staff. It is a Kaupapa Maori Social Service.

Nga Kete delivers a range of social services. See below for our Mental Health & Addiction Services or click here for more information on the other available services including Disability Information and Advice, Restorative Justice, Maori Cancer Kaiarahi Service, Whanau Ora, Mauri Ora Community Nursing and He Puna Waiora Wellness Centre (A Low Cost Access doctor service). 

Programmes

Southern Region Stop Smoking Services

Programme Areas

Smoking cessation, Kaupapa Māori

Programme Type

Face to face smoking cessation, Kaupapa Māori - smoking cessation

Regions

Southland

Age Groups

Youth, Adult, Older adult

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services, Corrections

Referral Process

Individuals, health providers, workplaces, and community organisations can refer.

Phone: (03) 214 5260
Freephone: 0800 925 242
Email: admin@stopsmoking.nz

Online

Description

We provide a free Southern wide service offering community group clinics and one-on-one support with seven site coaches operating across the Southern region.

We provide free nicotine replacement therapy resources…

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Problem Gambling Support

Programme Areas

Addictions - other, Kaupapa Māori

Programme Type

Community based support - gambling, Venue exclusion for problem gamblers, Kaupapa Māori - gambling & other addictions

Regions

Southland

Age Groups

Adult, Older adult

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services, Corrections

Referral Process

Access to this service can be through self-referral or external agency referral.

Support is provided to:

  • Adult (18 years & older)
  • Affected whanau
Description

We deliver a free professional problem gambling service for both gamblers and others affected by gambling.

We offer:

  • One-on-one individual support.
  • Te Rongo Pai - Self support group held every…

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Drug and Alcohol Support

Programme Areas

Addictions - drug & alcohol, Kaupapa Māori

Programme Type

Community / social support (AOD), Kaupapa Māori (AOD)

Regions

Southland

Age Groups

Youth, Adult, Older adult

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services, Corrections

Referral Process

This service can be accessed by self referral and external agency referral.

Support is provided to:

  • Youth (12-21 years)
  • Adults (18+)
  • Affected whanau
Description

We deliver a free, professional and confidential service for people who are concerned about their own or a whanau member's alcohol and/or drug use.

We Offer:

  • 1 on 1 counselling…

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Kia Piki te Ora - Maori Suicide Prevention

Programme Areas

Mental health, Kaupapa Māori

Programme Type

Peer / advocacy / group / family whanau support, Kaupapa Māori - mental health

Regions

Southland

Age Groups

Child, Youth, Adult, Older adult

Description

Kia Piki te Ora is a Maori Public Health initiative that aims to:

  • Promote Maori Mental Health & Wellbeing.
  • Reduce access to the means of suicide for Maori.
  • Increase safe reporting…

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He Poha Oranga - Maori Public Health

Programme Areas

Mental health, Kaupapa Māori

Programme Type

Kaupapa Māori - mental health, Training - mental health

Regions

Southland

Age Groups

Child, Youth, Adult, Older adult

Description

Maori Public Health is a population-based model that contributes to improved knowledge, attitudes, behavioural and circumstance change for whanau, hapu and iwi. NKMP Maori Public Health engages a range of…

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Whanau Ora Services

Programme Areas

Mental health, Addictions - drug & alcohol, Kaupapa Māori

Programme Type

Community / social support (AOD), Kaupapa Māori (AOD), Community based support - mental health, Kaupapa Māori - mental health

Regions

Southland

Age Groups

Adult

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services, Corrections

Referral Process

The Intake Whanau Ora Navigator will work with people seeking referral into the agency and identify their needs, complete assessments and on-refer.

Description

Whanau Ora is a whanau-centered service that supports families to achieve their aspirations. Whanau ora recognizes the strengths and abilities that exist within whanau and aims to support and develop…

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Hours

Mon – Tue 9:00 AM – 7:00 PM
Wed – Fri 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

*7pm by appointment

Fees

For more information please refer to our website.

Staff

Visit our website to check out our staff page!

Contact Details

  • Freephone

    0800 925 242

  • Stop Smoking Email

    admin@stopsmoking.nz

92 Spey Street
Invercargill
Southland 9810

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Street Address

92 Spey Street
Invercargill
Southland 9810

Postal Address

PO Box 1749
Invercargill 9840

This page was last updated at 10:26AM on May 29, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by Nga Kete Matauranga Pounamu Charitable Trust - Mental Health & Addictions.