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Whaioranga Trust

Mental Health & Addictions Service



Whaioranga Trust delivers multiple services using Maori values and practices as guidelines to support whanau. Our primary focus is the wellbeing of whanau, hapu and iwi.

Please see below for the Mental Health & Addiction services available.


Mental Health & Addiction Support, Counselling & Advocacy

Programme Areas

Mental health, Addictions - drug & alcohol, Kaupapa Māori

Programme Type

Community / social support (AOD), Kaupapa Māori (AOD), Coexisting problems – mental health & addictions, Community based support - mental health, Advocacy / group / family whanau support (AOD), Non-acute specialist mental health community services, Kaupapa Māori - mental health


Bay of Plenty

Age Groups

Adult, Older adult

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services, Corrections

Referral Process

You can access our services if you are a New Zealand resident and complete an initial assessment.

Referrals can come via self referral (call or visit us), whanau can call or visit on your behalf, internal from a kaimahi within the Hauora or external from another organisation.


We provide:

  • Mental health support
  • Counselling
  • Alcohol & other drug counselling
  • Advocacy & education

What to expect:

  • Privacy and confidentiality
  • Professional practice
  • Initial assessment - assessing needs, realising potential, planning to achieve
  • Case management
  • Cultural support
  • Information and support for whanau to achieve their goals
  • Access to community partners


Mon – Fri9:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.


Our services are free, unless otherwise stated.

Contact Details

  • Freephone

    0800 211 211

531 Welcome Bay Road
Welcome Bay
Tauranga 3175

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Street Address

531 Welcome Bay Road
Welcome Bay
Tauranga 3175

This page was last updated at 8:34AM on August 6, 2020. This information is reviewed and edited by Whaioranga Trust.