Adventure Development Ltd
Mental Health & Addictions Service
Adventure Development Counselling Programme (ADC) - Alcohol and Drug or Co-existing Addictions
- Programme Areas
Addictions - drug & alcohol
- Programme Type
Community / social support (AOD), Coexisting problems – mental health & addictions
Central Lakes, South Canterbury, Dunedin - South Otago, Southland, Waitaki
- Age Groups
Youth / rangatahi
- Referral Types
Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services, Corrections
Access to this service is through internal referral only. Please speak to an ADL staff member if this interests you or you want to know more.
Eligible service users include:
- young people with alcohol and or other drug problems
- young people experimenting with AOD, with heightened risk of developing an alcohol and/or other drug disorders
ADC is a longer term program that can offer support to young people wanting more intensive support with alcohol or drug issues. It is only internally referred - please speak to an ADL staff member if this interests you or you want to know more.
ADC has a focus in using activity and outdoor experiences to help develop new skills to better manage difficult times. Young people on ADC will attend counselling sessions, day activities and may be offered a 4-9 day journey. We also offer a marae-based Journey.
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This page was last updated at 11:52AM on February 11, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Adventure Development Ltd.