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Te Hā – Waitaha Smokefree Support

Mental Health & Addictions Service

Today

8:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Description

Want to stop smoking?

You've come to the right place.

Programmes

Smokefree Supports

Programme Areas

Smoking cessation

Programme Type

Face to face smoking cessation

Regions

Canterbury

Age Groups

Youth / rangatahi, Adult / pakeke, Older adult / kaumātua

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services

Referral Process

If you or someone you know would like help to stop smoking, go to our website https://www.tehawaitaha.nz/ or phone 0800 425 700 to leave your name and phone number.

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Description

Te Hā - Waitaha Smokefree Support offers free face-to-face support for all people in Canterbury who want to be smokefree.  

Our Quit Coaches are based in several services across Canterbury.…

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Pregnancy Incentive Programme

Programme Areas

Smoking cessation

Programme Type

Face to face smoking cessation, Maternal smoking cessation

Regions

Canterbury

Age Groups

Youth / rangatahi, Adult / pakeke

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services, Corrections

Description

This programme is for women who are identified as pregnant and are smoking. The programme is to support these women to a smoke-free journey for themselves and their baby. A…

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Incentive Programmes

Programme Areas

Smoking cessation, Kaupapa Māori

Programme Type

Kaupapa Māori - smoking cessation

Regions

Canterbury

Age Groups

Youth / rangatahi, Adult / pakeke

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services, Corrections

Referral Process

Visit us online tehawaitaha.nz to refer or call 0800 425 700 (voicemail only)

Description

We have a variety of incentive programmes dedicated to specific groups.

Pregnancy: Pregnancy Incentive Programme for all wahine who are hapu and smoking. 

Young Wahine Māori: 18 to 30 year…

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Clinics (Open and Closed)

Programme Areas

Smoking cessation, Kaupapa Māori, Pacific Island people

Programme Type

Face to face smoking cessation, Kaupapa Māori - smoking cessation, Maternal smoking cessation, Pacific Island people - smoking cessation

Regions

Canterbury

Age Groups

Youth / rangatahi, Adult / pakeke, Older adult / kaumātua

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services, Corrections

Referral Process

Visit our website and contact us tehawaitaha.nz/contact-us 

We will contact you and begin our journey. 

Description

Open clinics are at the same venue each week and open to anyone in the community who is ready to live smokefree. 

Closed clinics are for those who are part…

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Staff

Our Quit Coaches are health professionals qualified to help people stop smoking.

They know the smokefree methods that are backed by research and are trained to tailor specific programmes for everyone they help, so the support is right for them.

How do I access this service?

Contact us

0800 425 700 (Voicemail only). One of the team will call you back.

Referral

visit our website tehawaitaha.nz/contact-us

Website / App

visit out website tehawaitaha.nz

Charges

No fees apply.

Hours

8:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Mon – Fri8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Public Holidays: Closed Waitangi Day (Observed 7/2/22) (7 Feb), Good Friday (15 Apr), Easter Sunday (17 Apr), Easter Monday (18 Apr), ANZAC Day (25 Apr), Queen's Birthday (6 Jun), Labour Day (24 Oct).
Christmas: Open 20 Dec — 24 Dec. Closed 25 Dec — 26 Dec. Open 27 Dec — 31 Dec. Closed 1 Jan — 2 Jan. Open 3 Jan — 7 Jan.

Contact Details

This page was last updated at 1:56PM on October 11, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Te Hā – Waitaha Smokefree Support.