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Mental Health & Addictions Service


The Shed - Day Activities Programme

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Community based support - mental health


Nelson Marlborough

Age Groups

Adult / pakeke

Referral Types

GP, DHB clinical services

Referral Process

Referral from either self, a GP or an MCT Case Manager


The Shed is a day activity centre open daily from 10am - 2pm, staffed by Gateway Housing Trust.

A variety of activities are planned each week followng the five ways to wellbeing framework, with input from service users in a supported and safe environment including;

  • Support and advice
  • Compass Advocate visits regularly
  • Arts and crafts
  • Monthly speakers
  • Gym / Exercise
  • Mindfulness / Yoga
  • Healthy cooking / eating
  • Group options
  • Games/quizzes
  • Cultural activities
  • Group outings

Activities are designed to build on strengths, tap hidden gifts, introduce service users to new ideas and experiences, with the aim of developing confidence and self esteem.

This service is based in Motueka.

Contact Details

This page was last updated at 3:14PM on July 6, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Gateway.