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Southern DHB Adult Community Mental Health Services

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Dunedin Hospital

Wakari Hospital, Dunedin

6 Irwell Street, Gore

Southland Hospital, Invercargill

19 Douglas Street, Frankton, Queenstown

24 Clyde Street, Balclutha

2 Trent Street, Oamaru

Hospital Street, Clyde

70-74 Kew Road, Invercargill

59 MacMaster Street, Invercargill

10:00 AM to 3:00 PM.

37 Hokonui Drive, Gore

Description

Southern DHB Adult Community Mental Health Services are provided by the following teams:

  • Central Lakes Community Mental Health Team operates out of 19 Douglas Street, Frankton and Hospital Street, Clyde
  • Dunedin North Community Mental Health Team operates out of Dunedin Hospital
  • Dunedin South Community Mental Health Team operates out of Wakari Hospital
  • Invercargill Community Mental Health Team operates out of Southland Hospital
  • Southern Rivers Community Mental Health Team operates out of 24 Clyde Street, Balclutha and 16 Irwell Street, Gore
  • Waitaki Community Mental Health Team operates out of 2 Trent Street, Oamaru

Southern DHB Adult Community Mental Health Services also offers:

  • Community Day Programmes and Outpatient Groups at Dunedin Hospital
  • Day Activity Centres at 2 on Q and Rata House in Invercargill and Welcome In in Gore
  • Early Intervention in Psychosis Service at Dunedin Hospital

Programmes

Community Mental Health Services

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Non-acute specialist mental health community services

Regions

Central Lakes, Dunedin - South Otago, Southland, Waitaki

Age Groups

Adult

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services

Referral Process

Referrals for Community Mental Health Services can be received from your GP and other health professionals via fax or post to the location nearest you. We do accept referrals from…

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Description

The Community Mental Health Teams are made up of health professionals who provide a range of specialist mental health services for people aged 18 years and over who have been…

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Outpatient Groups

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Community based support - mental health

Regions

Dunedin - South Otago

Age Groups

Adult

Referral Types

DHB clinical services

Referral Process

Referrals for the Outpatient Groups come from within the Mental Health, Addictions and Intellectual Disability Directorate, community mental health teams or inpatient units.

Contact Details:

Phone: (03) 474 7669

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Description

Outpatient Groups are provided by Dunedin South Community Mental Health Services. They provide specialised outpatient group psychotherapy for people with serious psychological disorders and associated disability and/or risk for up…

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Community Programmes

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Community based support - mental health

Regions

Dunedin - South Otago

Age Groups

Adult

Referral Types

GP, DHB clinical services

Referral Process

We welcome referrals from all Southern DHB mental health teams. We also consider referrals from GPs, private counsellors and NGOs on an individual basis.

Contact Details:
Phone: (03) 470 9262…

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Description

Community Programmes are provided by Dunedin North Community Mental Health Services.

Community Programmes is a specialist mental health service, providing assessment, treatment and a recovery orientated group programme for individuals…

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Maternal Mental Health Service

Programme Areas

Mental health, Maternal & infant - mental health & addictions

Programme Type

Maternal mental health – clinical teams

Regions

Central Lakes, Dunedin - South Otago, Southland, Waitaki

Age Groups

Adult

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services

Referral Process

Referrals for Maternal Mental Health Services can be received from your GP and other health professionals via fax or post to the location nearest you. We do accept referrals from…

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Description

The Southland Maternal Mental Health Team provides a free service to the Southland district. This service is available to all women who have a known or suspected mental health disorder,…

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Day Activity Centres

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Community based support - mental health

Regions

Southland

Age Groups

Adult, Older adult

Referral Types

DHB clinical services

Referral Process

Access to the Day Activity Centres is through your Mental Health Key Worker. Ask them to send us a  referral and we can arrange a time to meet you and…

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Description

Day Activity Centres are a place where people can be helped to expand or regain their confidence and life  skills. Day Activity Centres are activity-based rehabilitation services and we encourage…

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Early Intervention in Psychosis

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Non-acute specialist mental health community services

Regions

Dunedin - South Otago

Age Groups

Child, Youth, Adult

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services

Referral Process

Access to the Early Intervention in Psychosis Service is restricted to:

  • Individuals aged 18 - 30 years experiencing their first episode of psychosis
  • Individuals under 18 years experiencing their first…
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Description

The Early Intervention in Psychosis Service treats young people aged 18 - 30 experiencing first-episode psychosis, and mothers experiencing postpartum psychosis for the first time irrespective of age. The treatment…

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Dual Diagnosis Mental Health and Intellectual Disability Community Services

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Disability support

Regions

Central Lakes, Dunedin - South Otago, Southland, Waitaki

Age Groups

Adult

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services

Referral Process

Referrals for Dual Diagnosis Mental Health and Intellectual Disability Community Services can be received from your GP and other health professionals via fax or post to the location nearest you.…

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Description

The Southern DHB Adult Community Mental Health Teams also provide a range of specialist mental health services for people aged 18 years and over who have been diagnosed with a…

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Hours

Dunedin Hospital

Mon – Fri 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

Wakari Hospital, Dunedin

Mon – Fri 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

6 Irwell Street, Gore

Mon – Fri 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Southland Hospital, Invercargill

Mon – Fri 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

19 Douglas Street, Frankton, Queenstown

Mon – Fri 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

24 Clyde Street, Balclutha

Mon – Fri 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

2 Trent Street, Oamaru

Mon – Fri 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Hospital Street, Clyde

Mon – Fri 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

70-74 Kew Road, Invercargill

Mon – Fri 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM

59 MacMaster Street, Invercargill

10:00 AM to 3:00 PM.

Mon – Fri 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Sat – Sun 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

37 Hokonui Drive, Gore

Mon – Fri 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

For out of hours crisis response, please call 0800 46 78 46.

Fees

There are no fees for services to public patients if you are lawfully in New Zealand and meet one of the eligibility criteria set by the Ministry of Health. If you do not meet the criteria, you will be required to pay for the full cost of any medical treatment you recieve during your stay.

To check whether you meet the specified eligibility criteria, visit the Ministry of Health website www.moh.govt.nz/eligibility

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Contact Details

Dunedin Hospital

Dunedin - South Otago

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Wakari Hospital, Dunedin

Dunedin - South Otago

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6 Irwell Street, Gore

Southland

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Southland Hospital, Invercargill

Southland

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19 Douglas Street, Frankton, Queenstown

Central Lakes

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24 Clyde Street, Balclutha

Dunedin - South Otago

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2 Trent Street, Oamaru

Waitaki

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Hospital Street, Clyde

Central Lakes

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37 Hokonui Drive, Gore

Southland

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This page was last updated at 4:02PM on June 20, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by Southern DHB Adult Community Mental Health Services.