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Southern DHB Adult Community Mental Health Services

Public Service, Mental Health, Mental Health & Addictions


Community Programmes

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Community based support - mental health


Dunedin - South Otago

Age Groups

Adult / pakeke

Referral Types

GP, DHB clinical services

Referral Process

We welcome referrals from all Southern DHB mental health teams. We also consider referrals from GPs, private counsellors and NGOs on an individual basis.

Contact Details:
Phone: (03) 470 9262
Cellphone: 027 232 4133
24 Hour Freephone: 0800 44 33 66


Community Programmes are provided by Dunedin North Community Mental Health Services.

Community Programmes is a specialist mental health service, providing assessment, treatment and a recovery orientated group programme for individuals with a moderate – serious mental illness. There are two parts to our service:

Full Morning Programme:
Provides assessment, targeted treatment and individual work within a structured group programme (four mornings per week)
Recovery Groups:
Orientated towards meeting the specific needs of the individual.  Clients can attend the module(s) that will be the most beneficial to their recovery. 

2nd Floor, Psychiatric Services Building, Dunedin Hospital, 201 Great King Street

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This page was last updated at 11:52AM on April 28, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Southern DHB Adult Community Mental Health Services.