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Nga Kete Matauranga Pounamu Charitable Trust - Mental Health & Addictions

Mental Health & Addictions Service


Drug and Alcohol Support

Programme Areas

Addictions - drug & alcohol, Kaupapa Māori

Programme Type

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



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 (14-21 years)
  • Adults (18+)
  • Affected whanau

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
  • Te Rongo Pai - Self support group held every Wednesday 10.30am-12.30pm for individuals and their whanau affected by gambling, alcohol or drugs (18+).
  • Group Education
  • A mobile service
  • Drink-driving programmes
  • Hikoi te Hauora  - bush camp recovery programme.
  • Corrections based groups
  • Whanau Ora navigator
  • Aronui - art therapy programme - a group programme which aims to reduce the harm of alcohol and drug use by exploring and understanding why participants use these substances.

Contact Details

  • Freephone

    0800 925 242

  • Stop Smoking Email

92 Spey Street
Southland 9810

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Street Address

92 Spey Street
Southland 9810

Postal Address

PO Box 1749
Invercargill 9840

This page was last updated at 9:53AM on November 13, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by Nga Kete Matauranga Pounamu Charitable Trust - Mental Health & Addictions.