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Purapura Whetu - Mental Health & Addiction Services

Mental Health & Addictions Service

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8:30 AM to 4:30 PM.

Description

Purapura Whetu Trust is a community based kaupapa Māori health and social services provider based in Christchurch.

Our experienced team support whānau to get well, stay well, live well, to reach for the stars and beyond. As a kaupapa Māori provider, we combine clinical, cultural and community support into services that embrace the Māori view of wellbeing. Please see our Mental Health & Addictions Services below or see the Purapura Whetu website for information about our full range of services. Purapura Whetu is also a member of the Youth Addictions and Mental Health Alliance (YAMHA) and can facilitate entry into these additional services, if relevant.

Programmes

Whanau Ora Community Support

Programme Areas

Mental health, Kaupapa Māori

Programme Type

Peer / advocacy / group / family whanau support, Community based support - mental health, Kaupapa Māori - mental health, Supported employment

Regions

Canterbury

Age Groups

Youth, Adult, Older adult

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services

Referral Process

Referrals should come via Community Support Services Access Pathway (CAP).

However, referrals can also be made by self/individuals/whānau, Canterbury DHB, general practitioners (GP), health professionals, government organisations or non-government organisations.…

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Description

Purapura Whetu provide a whānau centred approach, supporting family members to achieve independence. We understand that each whānau is unique and needs can vary, so we tailor the support with…

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Counselling

Programme Areas

Mental health, Kaupapa Māori

Programme Type

Community based support - mental health, Kaupapa Māori - mental health

Regions

Canterbury

Age Groups

Adult

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services

Referral Process

Referrals can be made by self/individuals/whānau, Canterbury DHB, general practitioners (GP), health professionals, government organisations or non-government organisations.

To find out more about what we do, contact Purapura Whetu by…

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Description

Purapura Whetu offers professional counselling, creating environments for positive change and enabling people to overcome adversity.

We have counsellors that work with all ages and provide counselling services for:

  • Mental…

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Te Hā Waitaha

Programme Areas

Smoking cessation, Kaupapa Māori

Programme Type

Face to face smoking cessation, Kaupapa Māori - smoking cessation

Regions

Canterbury

Age Groups

Youth, Adult, Older adult

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services

Referral Process

Anyone care register for support from a Stop Smoking Practitioner.

Contact us directly or click here to register online.

Description

Purapura Whetu work alongside Te Hā Waitaha “Stop Smoking Canterbury” to promote smokefree whānau.

This service is for anybody who is wanting to become Smokefree. Our Stop Smoking Practitioner offers…

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Day Activities

Programme Areas

Mental health, Kaupapa Māori

Programme Type

Community based support - mental health, Kaupapa Māori - mental health

Regions

Canterbury

Age Groups

Child, Youth, Adult, Older adult

Referral Types

DHB clinical services

Referral Process

To become involved in our day activities you must have an assigned community support worker, peer support worker or clinician.

For further information about our day activities please contact our…

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Description

Our day activities programmes are for Children, Youth, Adults and Whānau affected by Mental Health issues. We offer a weekly timetable of activities that change on a term by term…

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Hours

8:30 AM to 4:30 PM.

Mon – Fri 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.

Fees

No fees apply.

Website

Contact Details

Level 1, 166 Saint Asaph Street
Christchurch Central
Christchurch
Canterbury 8011

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Street Address

Level 1, 166 Saint Asaph Street
Christchurch Central
Christchurch
Canterbury 8011

This page was last updated at 1:17PM on February 14, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by Purapura Whetu - Mental Health & Addiction Services.