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AMPSS 101 (Addictions, Mental Health Peer Support Services)

Mental Health & Addictions Service

Today

10:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

Description

Our Mission Statement:
To support people with Mental Health and/or Addictions by providing a safe and empowering environment through peer support.

Programmes

Peer Support Drop-In Centre

Programme Areas

Mental health, Addictions - drug & alcohol

Programme Type

Peer support (AOD), Peer / advocacy / group / family whānau support, Community based support - mental health, Advocacy / group / family whānau support (AOD)

Regions

South Canterbury

Age Groups

Adult / pakeke

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services, Corrections

Referral Process

We are a free community drop-in-centre for anyone who is seeking support with mental health and/or addiction. No offical diagnosis is needed, self referrals are encouraged. 

Description

AMPSS101 is a peer-led drop-in centre providing:

  • Assistance with developing wellbeing plans
  • Writing C.V for jobs
  • One-on-one support with any advocacy you require
  • Support at any appointment/assessment
  • Group discussions - mental health & wellbeing, addiction & recovery, nutrition
  • Community Peer Support Groups utilise the centre weekly
  • Outreach - contact us by telephone; Mobile - 027 365 6039  Centre - 03 688 9454 

Staff

Manager

4 Peer Support Workers (lived experience)

Volunteers

Hours

10:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

Mon – Fri10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Public Holidays: Closed Labour Day (25 Oct), 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), South Canterbury Anniversary (26 Sep).

Wheelchair Access

Yes

Travel Directions

CBD - Timaru, 24A Church Street, Timaru

Public Transport

Community Bus Route - stops directly outside the centre.

Contact Details

24a Church Street, Timaru

South Canterbury

Facebook: AMPSS TIMARU

24A Church Street
Timaru Central
Timaru
Canterbury 7910

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Street Address

24A Church Street
Timaru Central
Timaru
Canterbury 7910

Postal Address

24 A Church Street
Timaru
7910

This page was last updated at 4:32PM on September 28, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by AMPSS 101 (Addictions, Mental Health Peer Support Services).