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Community Support Services Access Pathway (CAP)

Mental Health & Addictions Service

Today

8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.

Description

CAP is the single point of entry for Mental Health Community Support Services for Canterbury.

Charges

No fees apply

Fees and Charges Categorisation

Free

Hours

8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.

Mon – Fri8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Public Holidays: Closed Labour Day (24 Oct), Canterbury Anniversary (11 Nov), Auckland Anniversary (30 Jan), Waitangi Day (6 Feb), Good Friday (7 Apr), Easter Sunday (9 Apr), Easter Monday (10 Apr), ANZAC Day (25 Apr), Queen's Birthday (5 Jun), Matariki (14 Jul).

Languages Spoken

English

Programmes

Community Support Services Access Pathway (CAP)

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Community based support - mental health

Regions

Canterbury

Age Groups

Adult / Pakeke, Older adult / Kaumātua

Referral Types

GP, DHB clinical services

Referral Process

Referrals must come via specialist mental health services or your GP, using the referral form below. Please ensure all information on the form is completed and any additional information is attached.

The referrer must gain client consent before making a referral to CAP.

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Description

Community Access Pathway (CAP) is the single point of entry for Community Support Services for Canterbury.

The CAP group comprises:

The Community Mental Health Support Worker is able to support the client to:

  • Develop good household routines
  • Work on financial skills and budgeting
  • Improve relationships with family/friends
  • Consider housing needs and assist in accessing the appropriate agencies for assistance
  • Develop a healthy living lifestyle

The Community Mental Health Support Worker is a skilled professional.

The CAP group also manage Home Based Support and Personal Cares for the Canterbury region.

Additional Details

Face to face / Kanohi ki te Kanohi

Contact Details

8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.

Postal Address

PO Box 22-004
Christchurch
8142

This page was last updated at 7:17AM on May 12, 2022. This information is reviewed and edited by Community Support Services Access Pathway (CAP).