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Whaioro Trust

Mental Health & Addictions Service, Kaupapa Māori

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8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.

Description

Whaioro Trust is a Kaupapa Maori Provider of Mental Health and Addiction Services supporting people experiencing mental health issues into employment and/or training from  Feilding through to Otaki. We provide early intervention counselling for rangatahi (youth) dealing with alcohol and drug issues in wider Horowhenua.  Additionally a Health Coaching service is available in Feilding and Otaki.

Programmes

Mahi Tu Ora

Programme Areas

Mental health, Kaupapa Māori

Programme Type

Kaupapa Māori - mental health, Supported employment

Regions

MidCentral

Age Groups

Adult / pakeke

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services, Corrections

Referral Process

You can access the service by:

  • self-referral
  • key worker
  • whanau member
  • making contact with us
  • iwi 
  • community
  • agencies
Description

Mahi Tu Ora is a supported employment service aimed at assisting Tangata Whaiora to gain meaningful employment and/or training. The programme focuses on the aspirations of Nga Tangata Whaiora. The…

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Rangatahi Alcohol & Drug Counselling Service

Programme Areas

Addictions - drug & alcohol, Kaupapa Māori

Programme Type

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

Regions

MidCentral

Age Groups

Youth / rangatahi

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services

Referral Process

This service is an early intervention counselling service for Rangatahi/young people aged 10 - 17

You can access the service by:

  • schools
  • self-referral
  • key worker
  • whanau member
  • making contact with…

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Description

Whaioro Trust Rangatahi Alcohol & Drug Counselling Service provides education and support to youth aged 10-17 years who are using or affected by alcohol and other drugs. Whaioro delivers this service…

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Mahi Taiohi Programme

Programme Areas

Addictions - drug & alcohol, Kaupapa Māori

Programme Type

Community / social support (AOD), Kaupapa Māori (AOD), Advocacy / group / family whānau support (AOD)

Regions

MidCentral

Age Groups

Youth / rangatahi

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services

Referral Process

This is a service for Rangatahi/young people aged 10 - 17.

You can access the service by:

  • self-referral
  • key worker
  • whanau member
  • making contact with us
Description

Mahi Taiohi Programme delivered by the Counsellors of the Rangatahi AOD Service. It is a group programme that looks at the behaviours rangatahi use and the importance and meaning they…

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Kai Whakapuaki Waiora (Health Coaches)

Programme Areas

Mental health, Addictions - drug & alcohol, Kaupapa Māori

Programme Type

Kaupapa Māori (AOD), Kaupapa Māori - mental health

Regions

MidCentral

Age Groups

Child / tamariki, Youth / rangatahi, Adult / pakeke, Older adult / kaumātua

Referral Types

Self referral, GP

Referral Process

GP, Medical Centres, Community organisations

Description

Working alongside whanau with mental health, addictions, and other wellbeing challenges.

Promoting self management, emotional support, connecting with health professionals and other community services.

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Staff

Mahi Tu Ora - Supported Employment staff:

Skip Arapere 027 2957 479

Whakaotinga (Haley) Kereama 027 538 6548

Te Maioha Keelan-Cox 027 5834 707

Charlotte Kahukiwa 027 227 3188

 

Early Intervention Alcohol and Drug Counselling staff:

Neville Heihei 021 289 0194

Janelle Hing 027 488 8798

Lisa Fletcher 027 5555 746

Charges

No fees.

Hours

8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.

Mon – Fri8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Public Holidays: Closed Labour Day (25 Oct), 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).

Languages Spoken

English, Māori

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This page was last updated at 11:55AM on April 12, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Whaioro Trust.