Southern DHB Adult Inpatient Mental Health Services
Public Service, Mental Health, Mental Health & Addictions
Helensburgh Cottage Dual Diagnosis - Mental Health and Intellectual Disability Inpatient Unit - Otago
- Programme Areas
Crisis / acute, Mental health
- Programme Type
All of New Zealand
- Age Groups
Adult / Pakeke
- Referral Types
DHB clinical services, Corrections
Access to Helensburgh Cottage is exclusively through National Intellectual Disability Care Agency (NIDCA).
Helensburgh Cottage is a safe and supportive environment for people who have an intellectual disability with associated challenging behaviour and/or mental health issues and have been directed to accept care, treatment and/or rehabilitation under the Intellectual Disability (Compulsory Care & Rehabilitation) Act 2003 (IDCCR).
Helensburgh Cottage, Wakari Hospital, 369 Taieri Road, Dunedin
- Useful Patient Information - Intellectual Disability Service (PDF, 533.4 KB)
- Intellectual Disability Service Brochure (PDF, 440.2 KB)
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This page was last updated at 11:23AM on April 28, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Southern DHB Adult Inpatient Mental Health Services.