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Oamaru Mental Health Support Charitable Trust

Mental Health & Addictions Service

Today

9:30 AM to 3:00 PM.

Description

Supporting people with mental illness.

Walking the road to mental well-being together.

Programmes

Oamaru Mental Health Support Centre

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Community based support - mental health

Regions

Waitaki

Age Groups

Adult

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services

Referral Process

Age Group:  18 - 65 years

You're welcome to come visit our centre:

Address: 17 France Street, Oamaru
Phone: (03) 747 4101
Email: mhsupport@netspeed.net.nz 

Description

At the Oamaru Mental Health Support Centre, we support people (aged between 18-65 years) with a mental illness on an ongoing, day-to-day basis, promoting psychological and physical wellbeing in a comfortable, safe environment.

The following are just some of the services we provide for our regular clients:

  • We listen to your problems and, if requested, give guidance and support
  • We encourage you to participate in our activities, specially designed to stimulate you mentally and physically including: 
  • Bus trips, camps and other outings
  • Indoor and outdoor games
  • Walking, cycling, swimming and gentle exercise
  • Quizzes and brain teasers
  • Workshops
  • Art and craft activities
  • Movie, music and discussion afternoons
  • We offer healthy living, healthy lifestyles advice
  • We help you get connected with people and services

So come on in for a friendly chat, have a cuppa and meet new friends.

Staff

We are a small team made up of Manager and two Activities Co-Ordinators/Mental Health Support Workers.

We have a great skill mix including qualifications and experience in mental health, counselling, psychology, public health, management, and international sports. 

Hours

9:30 AM to 3:00 PM.

Mon – Fri9:30 AM – 3:00 PM

Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.

Languages Spoken

English, Italian, Japanese, Maori, Russian, Spanish, Tongan, Ukrainian

Charges

No fees apply

Parking

There is parking in France Street, and surrounding areas.

We also provide a bike stand for those on bicycles.

Contact Details

17 France Street
Oamaru
Otago 9400

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Street Address

17 France Street
Oamaru
Otago 9400

This page was last updated at 1:22PM on August 17, 2020. This information is reviewed and edited by Oamaru Mental Health Support Charitable Trust.