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Mental Health & Addictions - Psychiatry for Older People Service (POPS) | Te Tai Tokerau (Northland) | Te Whatu Ora

Public Service, Mental Health, Mental Health & Addictions

Today

8:00 AM to 4:30 PM.

Description

Formerly Northland DHB Mental Health & Addictions - Psychiatry for Older People Service (POPS)

Provides community based assessment and treatment for older people with mental illness, including crisis support.

Hours

8:00 AM to 4:30 PM.

Mon – Fri 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Public Holidays: Closed Waitangi Day (6 Feb), Good Friday (29 Mar), Easter Sunday (31 Mar), Easter Monday (1 Apr), ANZAC Day (25 Apr), King's Birthday (3 Jun), Matariki (28 Jun), Labour Day (28 Oct), Northland Anniversary (27 Jan).

Languages Spoken

English

Programmes

Psychiatry for Older People Service (POPS)

Provides assessment and treatment for persons aged 65 yrs+ who are experiencing an acute mental health illness or people living with dementia of any age who are experiencing significant behavioural and psychological challenges. Our Service supports persons aged 65 yrs+

Programme Areas

Crisis / acute, Mental health

Programme Type

Intake / assessment, Non-acute specialist mental health community services

Regions

Northland

Age Groups

Older adult / Kaumātua

Referral Types

GP, DHB clinical services

Referral Process

Referrals to this services are accepted primarily from GPs, and internal referrals from NDHB specialists are considered.

Description

Provides assessment and treatment for persons aged 65 yrs+ who are experiencing an acute mental health illness or people living with dementia of any age who are experiencing significant behavioural and psychological challenges.

Our Service supports persons aged 65 yrs+

Additional Details

Face to face / Kanohi ki te Kanohi

Contact Details

8:00 AM to 4:30 PM.

Whangarei Hospital
2 Hospital Road
Whangarei

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Street Address

Whangārei Hospital
2 Hospital Road
Whangārei

Postal Address

Whangārei Hospital
Private Bag 9742
Whangārei 0148

310 Kerikeri Rd, Kerikeri

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8:00 AM to 4:30 PM.

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4 Station Road, Kaikohe

Northland

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This page was last updated at 2:50PM on November 22, 2023. This information is reviewed and edited by Mental Health & Addictions - Psychiatry for Older People Service (POPS) | Te Tai Tokerau (Northland) | Te Whatu Ora.