Raukura Hauora O Tainui - Mental Health & Addiction Services
Mental Health & Addictions Service, Kaupapa Māori
Arahi Whanau - Dual Diagnosis
- Programme Areas
Mental health, Addictions - drug & alcohol, Kaupapa Māori
- Programme Type
Kaupapa Māori (AOD), Coexisting problems – mental health & addictions, Kaupapa Māori - mental health
- Age Groups
Adult / pakeke, Older adult / kaumātua
- Referral Types
Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services
Criteria for eligibility:
- must be over 17 years of age
- a resident of the Counties Manukau Health (CMH) region
- currently receiving clinical treatment from a South Auckland mental health or alcohol and other drug service
- must complete a comprehensive alcohol and drug assessment with a dual diagnosis worker
- all cultures welcome.
Referrals may be accepted from:
- any community alcohol and drug service
- any community mental health service
- general practitioner (GP, doctor)
- self referral.
This community-based recovery-focused service provides comprehensive assessment, treatment, therapy and support for people who experience problems relating to both their mental health and addictions (alcohol or other drugs).
Raukura Hauora O Tainui offers a dual diagnosis service, Arahi Whānau - Dual Diagnosis, a non-clinical service that provides support to those experiencing the trauma of mental illness, combined with the effects of excessive alcohol and other drug use.
This service provides support, advocacy, transport assistance and regular face-to-face contact.
Agencies we work with to help you and your whānau include:
- Accommodation providers including Housing New Zealand
- Work and Income New Zealand (WINZ)
- community social worker providers
- the Police and Justice system
- Child Youth and Family services
- voluntary groups
- Youth Line.
Call us on (09) 263 8040 or view the Arahi Whānau - Dual Diagnosis Service section of our website.
47 Druces Rd
47 Druces Rd
PO Box 97644
South Auckland Mail Centre
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This page was last updated at 8:29AM on November 16, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Raukura Hauora O Tainui - Mental Health & Addiction Services.