Northland DHB Mental Health & Addictions - Triage Service
Public Service, Mental Health, Mental Health & Addictions
- Programme Areas
- Programme Type
Non-acute specialist mental health community services
- Age Groups
Adult / pakeke
- Referral Types
Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services, Corrections
The Triage Service provides a single point of entry for non-urgent referrals to adult mental health services.
The service undertakes initial screening and assessment to provide appropriate advice and/or facilitate an assisted referral to the appropriate Northland DHB Mental Health Service or another service provider such as a community based Non-Government Organisations (NGO’s).
All Northland DHB 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 Northland DHB has kaumātua and kuia available to provide cultural support to patients/service users/tangata whaiora and their whānau, if required.
There are no fees for services to public patients if you are lawfully in New Zealand and meet one of the eligibility criteria set by the Ministry of Health. If you do not meet the criteria, you will be required to pay for the full cost of any medical treatment you receive during your stay.
To check whether you meet the specified eligibility criteria, visit Ministry of Health
|Mon – Fri||8:00 AM – 4:30 PM|
Closed weekends and public holidays
Public Holidays: Closed Northland Anniversary (31 Jan), Waitangi Day (Observed 7/2/22) (7 Feb), Good Friday (15 Apr), Easter Sunday (17 Apr), Easter Monday (18 Apr), ANZAC Day (25 Apr), Queen's Birthday (6 Jun), Labour Day (24 Oct).
Christmas: Open 20 Dec — 24 Dec. Closed 25 Dec — 26 Dec. Open 27 Dec — 31 Dec. Closed 1 Jan — 2 Jan. Open 3 Jan — 7 Jan.
(09) 430 4101 extension 3537
2 Hospital Road
2 Hospital Road
Private Bag 9742
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This page was last updated at 1:18PM on May 24, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Northland DHB Mental Health & Addictions - Triage Service.