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Whanganui DHB - Mental Health Assessment and Home Treatment Service (MHAHT)

Mental Health & Addictions Service

Today

12:00 AM to 12:00 AM.

Description

MHAHT is an urgent service, in an emergency call 111

Programmes

Mental Health Assessment and Home Treatment Service

Programme Areas

Crisis / acute, Mental health

Programme Type

Intake / assessment, Respite

Regions

Whanganui

Age Groups

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

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services, Corrections

Referral Process

If you have concerns about an individual who you feel may be suffering from serious mental illness, contact the Mental Health Assessment and Home Treatment Team on 0800 653 358

Description

The Mental Health Assessment and Home Treatment Team provide 7-day, 24-hour assessment and short-term treatment services, including home treatment and crisis respite for people experiencing serious mental health problems.

Staff

All WDHB Mental Health and Addiction Services have a multidisciplinary team (MDT) of health professionals who work together with the service user and their family to ensure they receive integrated care to help with their recovery and discharge.

The WDHB has kaumātua and kuia available to provide cultural support to patients/service users/tangata whaiora and their whānau, if required.

Charges

There are no costs for services for citizens or residents of Aotearoa/New Zealand.

Hours

12:00 AM to 12:00 AM.

Mon – Sunmidnight – midnight

This is a 7-day, 24-hour service.

Public Holidays: Open on all public holidays..

Website

Contact Details

Whanganui Hospital

Whanganui

100 Heads Road
Gonville
Whanganui
Manawatu-Wanganui 4501

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Street Address

100 Heads Road
Gonville
Whanganui
Manawatu-Wanganui 4501

Postal Address

Private Bag 3003
Whanganui 4541

This page was last updated at 12:08PM on July 12, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Whanganui DHB - Mental Health Assessment and Home Treatment Service (MHAHT).