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West Coast DHB - Rata Alcohol and Other Drugs Service

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Programmes

Rata Alcohol and Other Drugs Service

Programme Areas

Addictions - drug & alcohol

Programme Type

Community / social support (AOD)

Regions

West Coast

Age Groups

Adult / pakeke, Older adult / kaumātua

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services, Corrections

Description

This service assists people to access a range of support services related to community living such as education, vocational and social, as well as alcohol and drug rehabilitation services. Emphasis…

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Opioid Substitution Programme

Programme Areas

Addictions - drug & alcohol

Programme Type

Opioid substitution treatment

Regions

West Coast

Age Groups

Adult / pakeke, Older adult / kaumātua

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services, Corrections

Description

Funded methadone and suboxone programme for people with an opioid dependency.

Charges

No fees apply

Hours

Mon – Fri8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

For urgent assistance outside these hours, contact the West Coast Central Crisis Response team on 0800 757 678.

Public Transport

St John runs two rural shuttle services from Monday - Friday. St John do not charge a fee for this services, however they do accept donations to help cover costs.

For more information on transport, parking, maps and directions:

Parking

Parking is FREE at Grey Base Hospital and Buller Health.

Contact Details

This page was last updated at 9:46AM on July 13, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by West Coast DHB - Rata Alcohol and Other Drugs Service.