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Supporting Families Wairarapa

Mental Health & Addictions Service

Today

8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.

Description

We support families/whānau who have a family member affected by mental health and or addictions.  We also provide a suite of support for tangata whaiora/clientele including programmes, advocacy, education and vocational services.

Programmes

Family/Whānau Support - Advocacy

Programme Areas

Mental health, Addictions - drug & alcohol, Addictions - other

Programme Type

Peer support (AOD), Community / social support (AOD), Community based support - gambling, Community based support - other, Peer / advocacy / group / family whanau support, Community based support - mental health, Advocacy / group / family whanau support (AOD), Disability support, Eating disorders

Regions

Wairarapa

Age Groups

Child, Youth, Adult, Older adult

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services, Corrections

Referral Process

If you are concerned about someone's mental health and want some support you can

  • Call us or drop in
  • Ask your GP or other health professional to refer you

You…

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Description

We can provide advocacy for you and your family/whānau at appointments with agencies working with your family member or friend.

  • Support and information on mental illness
  • Mental health recovery and…
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Family/Whānau Support - Support Groups

Programme Areas

Mental health, Addictions - drug & alcohol, Addictions - other

Programme Type

Peer support (AOD), Community / social support (AOD), Community based support - gambling, Community based support - other, Peer / advocacy / group / family whanau support, Community based support - mental health, Advocacy / group / family whanau support (AOD), Disability support, Eating disorders

Regions

Wairarapa

Age Groups

Child, Youth, Adult, Older adult

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services, Corrections

Referral Process

If you are concerned about someone's mental health and want some support you can

  • Call us or drop in
  • Ask your GP or other health professional to refer you

You…

More
Description

Support groups for family, whānau and carers meet bi-monthly providing opportunities to meet others who are experiencing similar situations. Our groups promote peer support and social networking allowing families/whānau to…

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Community Education

Programme Areas

Mental health, Addictions - drug & alcohol, Addictions - other

Programme Type

Community / social support (AOD), Community based support - gambling, Community based support - other, Community based support - mental health, Disability support, Eating disorders, Training - AOD, Training - other addictions, Training - mental health

Regions

Wairarapa

Age Groups

Child, Youth, Adult, Older adult

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services, Corrections

Referral Process

Please contact us if you wish to discuss your training needs.

Description

We provide community education and we can tailor this around mental health issues to meet your groups' needs.

Vocational Services

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Supported employment

Regions

Wairarapa

Age Groups

Adult

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services

Referral Process

Any person who has experienced any disability and/or mental health issues can use this service.

Self referrals are welcome.

Description

How We Help:

  • By developing an individual plan based on your needs and goals and working with you to achieve your goals
  • Assisting you to access relevant work experience
  • Assisting…
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Resource Centre

Programme Areas

Self help/ helpline, Mental health, Addictions - drug & alcohol, Addictions - other

Programme Type

Helpline / self-help - addictions (AOD), Helpline / self-help - gambling, Helpline / self-help - mental health, Peer support (AOD), Community / social support (AOD), Community based support - gambling, Community based support - other, Peer / advocacy / group / family whanau support, Community based support - mental health, Disability support, Supported employment

Regions

Wairarapa

Age Groups

Child, Youth, Adult, Older adult

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services, Corrections

Referral Process

Open to all and operated by a pool of volunteers.

Open Monday - Friday 10.00am - 3.00pm.

Description

Our Resource Information and Support Centre is a welcoming place where you can access a wide range of information and resources. Our Resource Centre also has Peer to Peer Support…

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Hours

8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.

Mon – Fri 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.

Languages Spoken

English, Maori

Fees

No fees apply.

Parking

Please note, parking outside our premises is limited to 30 minutes. There is all day parking available across the road.

Contact Details

323 Queen Street
Masterton 5810

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Street Address

323 Queen Street
Masterton 5810

Postal Address

PO Box 2110
Kuripuni
Masterton 5842

This page was last updated at 3:16PM on March 27, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by Supporting Families Wairarapa.