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Nga Manga Puriri - Northland Gambling Support Services

Mental Health & Addictions Service


9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.


Nga Manga Puriri was established in 1998 - promoting healthy communities and addiction free whānau.


Harmful Gambling and Other Addictions

Programme Areas

Addictions - other

Programme Type

Community based support - gambling



Age Groups

Youth / rangatahi, Adult / pakeke, Older adult / kaumātua

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services

Referral Process

We take referrals from any source including self-referral, GP, DHB, social services or any other organisation.

Our services can be accessed by young people/taitamariki (14-17 years) and adults/pākeke (18 years and over).


Nga Manga Puriri provide community based support to individuals with any of a range of gambling problems, with co-existing gambling problems and mental health (including substance use) problems, those at risk of developing pathological gambling problems and those who have been affected by the gambling of a family/whānau member or significant other. 

NMP have a team of experienced and qualified practitioners who are networked with other service providers and supports throughout the Northern region.

We offer mobile services throughout Northland. 

We can visit at your place of choice or at community based services for group programmes.

We currently offer groups in Whangārei.



Services are free with the exception of one-to-one care support which is by arrangement.


9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Mon – Fri9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Services are available outside of these hours by appointment. 


Contact Details

This page was last updated at 9:31PM on August 17, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Nga Manga Puriri - Northland Gambling Support Services.