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Pou Whakaaro

Mental Health & Addictions Service

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40 Te Tahi Street, Whakatane

8:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

1E Tamarangi Drive, Kawerau

8:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

Description

Pou Whakaaro is passionate about transforming our community and does this through offering a range of supports and services in the Eastern Bay of Plenty.

Programmes

Pou Whakaaro for Recovery

Programme Areas

Mental health, Addictions - drug & alcohol

Programme Type

Peer support (AOD), Peer / advocacy / group / family whanau support, Advocacy / group / family whanau support (AOD)

Regions

Bay of Plenty

Age Groups

Adult

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services

Referral Process

You are welcome to call us and find out how we can help.

Description

Offers a Peer Support Service for people with an experience of mental illness and/or addiction issues.

Pou Whakaaro for Recovery offers:

  • One on one and group support
  • Advocacy
  • Information and…

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Pou Whakaaro for Families

Programme Areas

Mental health, Addictions - drug & alcohol

Programme Type

Peer / advocacy / group / family whanau support, Advocacy / group / family whanau support (AOD)

Regions

Bay of Plenty

Age Groups

Child, Youth, Adult, Older adult

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services

Referral Process

Our office is at 1 Bracken Street, Whakatane. You are welcome to pop in, or call us on (07) 308 9430 or Freephone 0800 326 773. 

You can also email…

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Description

Our Pou Whakaaro for Families office is a place where families and caregivers can meet for emotional support, information and linking to other services. We can also travel to meet…

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Navigation Services

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Community based support - mental health, Disability support

Regions

Bay of Plenty

Age Groups

Adult

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services

Referral Process

You are welcome to call us and find out how we can help.

Description

Pou Whakaaro's Life Skills Services partner people to live life well. We offer services located in Whakatane and Kawerau for people who have a disability and/or experience mental illness. 

Through…

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Innovative Employment Services

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Supported employment

Regions

Bay of Plenty

Age Groups

Adult

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services

Referral Process

You are welcome to call us and find out how we can help.

Description

Our team assists people who have a disability and/or experience mental illness to find paid employment through Vocational Support and Microbusiness.

Vocational Support offers:

  • A pre-employment course
  • Career planning
  • Developing…

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Hours

40 Te Tahi Street, Whakatane

8:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

Mon – Fri 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.

1E Tamarangi Drive, Kawerau

8:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

Mon – Fri 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.

Fees

No fees apply.

Contact Details

40 Te Tahi Street, Whakatane

Bay of Plenty

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1E Tamarangi Drive, Kawerau

Bay of Plenty

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This page was last updated at 2:50PM on March 18, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by Pou Whakaaro.