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Vaka Tautua - Mental Health Support

Mental Health & Addictions Service

Today

8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.

Description

Vaka Tautua is a charitable organisation, ‘By Pacific, For Pacific’, working hard to improve the health and wellbeing of our Pacific people in New Zealand.  We provide community support for older peoples, people living with disability, and those needing support for mental health.

Vaka Tautua works hard to meet the needs of our clients and their fanau in a culturally respectful way, working alongside Pacific clinical services, churches, and communities.  Our aim is to foster recovery, reliance, and independence through offering culturally effective support to those with a disability or mental illness.

For more information please view the Vaka Tautua website.

Programmes

Mental Health Community Support

Programme Areas

Mental health, Pacific Island people

Programme Type

Community based support - mental health, Pacific Island people - mental health

Regions

Central Auckland, West Auckland

Age Groups

Adult

Referral Types

DHB clinical services

Description

Vaka Tautua offers a mental health community support service, underpinned by the POPAO model (a Pacific recovery and strength concept) that is pivotal to the recovery of service users by…

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Mental Health Peer Support

Programme Areas

Mental health, Pacific Island people

Programme Type

Peer / advocacy / group / family whanau support, Pacific Island people - mental health

Regions

West Auckland

Age Groups

Adult

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services

Description

Vaka Tautua provides individualised mental health peer support services including:

​​• Information, navigation and support
• Facilitating access to life / work skills programmes
• Connecting to community resources and services

​​​The…

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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

Cook Islands Maori, English, Niuean, Samoan, Tongan, Tuvaluan

Fees

Our services are funded by the district health boards (DHBs) and are free for people referred to our service either by a DHB service or by their GP (doctor).

Staff

Please view our Vaka Tautua website for information on our people.

Public Transport

Parking

Please park in the car park marked VT.

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Contact Details

Online enquiry form

Unit 7
586 Great South Road
Manukau
Auckland 2025

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Street Address

Unit 7
586 Great South Road
Manukau
Auckland 2025

Postal Address

PO Box 23 244
Hunters Corner
Auckland 2155

This page was last updated at 1:43PM on April 4, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by Vaka Tautua - Mental Health Support.