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Mental Health & Addictions Service

Programmes

Community Youth Mental Health Service (CYMHS)

Programme Areas

Mental health, Addictions - drug & alcohol

Programme Type

Community / social support (AOD), Coexisting problems – mental health & addictions, Community based support - mental health

Regions

Canterbury

Age Groups

Youth

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services

Referral Process

Access to this service is via self referral or other person (e.g. GP, counsellor or parent) by phone or using the referral form below.

Description

Community Youth Mental Health Service (CYMHS) is for youth aged 13-18 years who may be facing mental health and/or alcohol and drug issues. The service provides short-term intervention which includes assessment, treatment and support. In addition, it will also coordinate and support youth, and their families or referrer, to access longer term treatement if required. CYMHS will also provide information to other services on treatment available in the community.

CYMHS is a working group initiative, within YAMHA, made up of CAF Services, Odyssey House (Christchurch), Stepping Stone Trust and Pegasus Health

Contact Details

98 Greers Road
Burnside
Christchurch
Canterbury 8053

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Street Address

98 Greers Road
Burnside
Christchurch
Canterbury 8053

Postal Address

PO Box 34009

This page was last updated at 11:59AM on May 8, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by Youth Addictions and Mental Health Alliance (YAMHA).