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Ngā Kākano Foundation - Mental Health & Addiction Services

Mental Health & Addictions Service, Kaupapa Māori


Addiction Day Programme

Programme Areas

Addictions - drug & alcohol, Kaupapa Māori

Programme Type

Community / social support (AOD), Kaupapa Māori (AOD)


Bay of Plenty

Age Groups

Adult / pakeke

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services

Referral Process

Access to this service can come by self-referral or referral from a GP or other community agency. Please contact us directly for more information.


Te Ahuru Mowai Alcohol and Other Drugs (AOD) intensive outpatient programme provides:

  • Whānau-determine goal setting
  • Assessment and treatment
  • AOD education
  • Relapse prevention
  • Referral to residential treatment, if needed.

Te Ahuru Mowai means a safe haven to unpack and unload issues, in a welcoming environment to learn more about themselves, support them to move forward and strengthen their identity. This is provided with a foundation of cultural therapy and mātauranga Māori modalities.

This free programme runs on a Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday and transport is available if needed.

Contact Details

50 Jellicoe Street
Te Puke 3119

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Street Address

50 Jellicoe Street
Te Puke 3119

Postal Address

PO Box 380
Te Puke 3153

This page was last updated at 1:47PM on November 10, 2020. This information is reviewed and edited by Ngā Kākano Foundation - Mental Health & Addiction Services.