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Crest Specialist Centre - Sexual Assault and Treatment Service (SAATS)

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Description

Specialist medical services provided by forensically trained doctors and nurses to assist those who have been sexually abused or assaulted, recently or in the past. 

Age:  All ages and genders

Region: MidCentral DHB and Whanganui DHB

Description: 

MidCentral DHB and Whanganui DHB provide Sexual Assault and Treatment Services through Crest Hospital Specialist Centre.

This service addresses the acute and non-acute medical (including injury), psychological and forensic requirements of sexual abuse victims.   

How to Access:

In an emergency dial 111.

Referrals may come through ARCS Manawatu, Police, GPs or victims may self refer.

For acute and non-acute cases during daytime hours, call (06) 953 2498.

For acute cases after hours, call the Police or the ARCS after hours phone line and they will refer you to us.

Hours

We can take referrals at any time from Police and support agencies (ARCs and Safe and Free) and during business hours for all other referrals.

Charges

No fees apply.

Contact Details

21 Carroll St
Palmerston North
Manawatu-Wanganui 4410

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Street Address

21 Carroll St
Palmerston North
Manawatu-Wanganui 4410

Postal Address

PO Box 442,
Palmerston North 4440

This page was last updated at 4:35PM on September 18, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by Crest Specialist Centre - Sexual Assault and Treatment Service (SAATS).