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Mental Health & Addictions Service


9:00 AM to 3:30 PM.


By and for people with mental health and/or addiction issues.

Junction is the amalgamation of Turning Point's drop in centre and the Consumer Action Network Trust services.  Together the services have been re-created as Junction.


Peer Support and Advocacy

Programme Areas

Self help/ helpline, Mental health, Addictions - drug & alcohol, Addictions - other, Smoking cessation

Programme Type

Helpline / self-help - smoking cessation, Peer support (AOD), Community / social support (AOD), Coexisting problems – mental health & addictions, Community based support - other, Peer / advocacy / group / family whānau support, Community based support - mental health, Advocacy / group / family whānau support (AOD), Supported employment


Bay of Plenty

Age Groups

Adult / pakeke

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services, Corrections

Referral Process

Call Junction on (07) 543 3010.


The Junction team offer:

  • One to one peer support
  • Advocacy
  • Information and referral
  • Support groups
    • gardening group
    • coffee and chat groups
    • walking groups
  • Peer group volunteer development
  • Consumer consultation services
  • Meetings and events
  • Purposeful recreation to support healthy lifestyles and counter isolation


The Junction team is made up of six qualified staff with lived experience to walk alongside you in your journey and recovery.


Free services


9:00 AM to 3:30 PM.

Mon – Tue9:00 AM – 3:30 PM
Wed10:00 AM – 3:30 PM
Thu – Fri9:00 AM – 3:30 PM

Public Holidays: Closed Auckland Anniversary (31 Jan), 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), Labour Day (24 Oct).

Languages Spoken



Free parking outside and on-street parking

Contact Details

28 Carlisle Street
Bay Of Plenty 3112

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Street Address

28 Carlisle Street
Bay Of Plenty 3112

This page was last updated at 9:45AM on November 10, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Junction.