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Otago Mental Health Support Trust

Mental Health & Addictions Service

Description

Otago Mental Health Support Trust provides peer support, advocacy & information for people affected by mental distress. We will walk alongside you.

We will listen to you and hear what you say. We do not need to know a diagnosis, if you have one, and we are here for families, whānau and friends too.

Our service is free, confidential, independent and needs no referral.

If you are suffering mental distress and would like support please get in touch. You can call us Toll free on 0800 364462.

Programmes

Advocacy

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Peer / advocacy / group / family whānau support

Regions

Dunedin - South Otago

Age Groups

Adult / pakeke

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services, Corrections

Referral Process

Our service is free, confidential, independent and needs no referral. However, referrals can be made from any organisation, with the individual's consent.

To find out more call us on 0800…

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Description

Advocacy is about supporting you to get your voice heard and working through issues that you may encounter with mental health services or organisations such as WINZ.

Peer Support

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Peer / advocacy / group / family whānau support

Regions

Dunedin - South Otago, Waitaki

Age Groups

Adult / pakeke

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services, Corrections

Referral Process

Our service is free, confidential, independent and needs no referral. However, referrals can be made from any organisation, with the individual's consent.

To find out more call us on 0800…

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Description

Our peer support is based on the Intentional Peer Support (IPS) model and is mostly one on one peer support. We also run a women’s group every Wednesday, and a…

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Information & Education

Programme Areas

Self help/ helpline, Mental health

Programme Type

Helpline / self-help - mental health

Regions

Dunedin - South Otago

Age Groups

Adult / pakeke

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services, Corrections

Referral Process

To find out more call us on 0800 364 462.

Description

We have information on support services, medication and research on mental health issues.

You can make use of our free library.

Our friendly staff can help you find the information…

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Charges

No fees apply

Hours

Our office times vary as staff are often working out in the community. It is best to ring in advance to ensure that someone is in the office.

Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.

Website

Contact Details

Toll free: 0800 364 462

1st Floor, Community House
301 Moray Place
Corner of Moray Place and Great King Street
Dunedin
OTA 9016

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Street Address

1st Floor, Community House
301 Moray Place
Corner of Moray Place and Great King Street
Dunedin
OTA 9016

Postal Address

PO Box 5021
Dunedin 9058

This page was last updated at 2:16PM on August 19, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Otago Mental Health Support Trust.