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Supporting Families in Mental Illness - Northland

Mental Health & Addictions Service

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8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.

37 Bank Street, Whangarei

8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.

Description

We are here to provide information about mental illness, and help family and whanau safely navigate their way through mental health services to get the support they need.

It does not matter if your family member does not have a current clinical diagnosis, or wants to accept support for themselves.

Parents, partners, siblings, children and friends can all have different questions about what is happening, and need different kinds of support and information.

Our services are:

  • Free
  • Mobile
  • Independent
  • Confidential 
  • We cover Northland from Mangawhai to the Far North.

    In addition to our family support services, we support an initiative to advocate for children and young people affected by parental mental health and addiction issues.       

    For details and a wide range of resources please see our website: http://supportingfamilies.org.nz/resources/

    Programmes

    Family/Whānau Support

    Programme Areas

    Mental health, Addictions - drug & alcohol

    Programme Type

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

    Regions

    Northland

    Age Groups

    Child, Youth, Adult, Older adult

    Referral Types

    Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services

    Referral Process

    Open to any self referral by email or telephone.

    Referral form available for agencies via the link below or email admin.auckland@sfnz.org.nz

    Description

    We are here to provide information about mental illness, and help family and whanau safely navigate their way through mental health services to get the support they need.

    It does not matter if your family member does not have a current clinical diagnosis, or wants to accept support for themselves.

    Parents, partners, siblings, children and friends can all have different questions about what is happening, and need different kinds of support and information.

    Our services are:

    • Free
    • Mobile
    • Independent
    • Confidential
    • Cover the Northland area with office located in Whangarei.

    We can arrange a time and place to meet that suits you. 

     In addition to our family support services, we support an initiative to advocate for children and young people affected by parental mental health and addiction issues.

    For details and a wide range of resources please see our website: http://supportingfamilies.org.nz/resources/

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    Hours

    8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.

    Mon – Fri8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

    Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.

    37 Bank Street, Whangarei

    8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.

    Mon – Fri8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

    Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.

    Fees

    All our services are free and completely confidential.

    Staff

    Office located in Whangarei.  Our staff cover areas from Wellsford to the Far North.

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    Contact Details

    37 Bank Street
    Whangarei
    Northland 0110

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    Street Address

    37 Bank Street
    Whangarei
    Northland 0110

    Postal Address

    SFNZ
    PO Box 78-122
    Grey Lynn
    Auckland 1245

    This page was last updated at 4:41PM on April 23, 2020. This information is reviewed and edited by Supporting Families in Mental Illness - Northland.