Information Providers

The Registered Nurse and social work team offer support including an Elder Abuse and Neglect Prevention service. The Social Network Team work to reduce isolation and loneliness through the Accredited Vising Services and social outings. Information is av ...

Address
24 Main North Road, Papanui,
Christchurch,
8053

Telephone(03) 366 0903
Fax(03) 365 0639
Email
Modified23 May 2017

The Aranui Community Trust is based in the eastern suburbs of Christchurch. It is a vibrant diverse community with a sense of hope to develop together. Aranui Heartlands services are available from the Aranui Community Trust and these services include: ...

Address
35-45 Hampshire Street, Aranui,
Christchurch,
8643

Telephone(03) 963 7070
Fax(03) 963 7076
Email
Modified17 September 2017

Aspire Canterbury offers support, advice and resources to assist disabled and older people (and those who support them) to make informed decisions and connect them with appropriate services. We provide: Disability Information - a 'one stop information ...

Address
314 Worcester Street,
Christchurch,
8147

Telephone03 366 6189
Fax03 379 5939
Email
Modified23 May 2017

The Christchurch Budget Service (CBS) is Christchurch’s only independent charitable budget service that is not aligned to any political party or religious organisation.  CBS is strictly private and confidential and does not disclose client’s private ...

Address
Unit 4, 473 Brougham Street,
Christchurch,
8145

Telephone(03) 366 3422
Email
Modified17 September 2017

The Christchurch City Mission supports, cares and advocates for people marginalised by social and economic factors and who are at risk through poor mental health, family breakdown, unemployment, inadequate housing, financial mismanagement and drug/alcohol ...

Address
276 Hereford Street,
Christchurch,
8140

Telephone(03) 365 0635
Fax(03) 366 7100
Email
Modified06 July 2016

We provide a free and confidential service on any issue including consumer rights, legal information, budgeting, health and welfare issues, employment rights, housing and tenancy issues, unemployment problems, education and training, personal and family i ...

Address
141 Percival St,
Rangiora,
7400

Telephone(03) 313 8822
Fax(03) 310 6205
Email
Modified30 May 2017

Community Law Canterbury offers free legal help, legal information by phone, legal education, and support for community groups to have their say in law reform. We have two offices available with day and evening times available by appointment only. Alter ...

Address
186 Shaw Avenue, New Brighton or 198 Montreal Street,
Christchurch,
8140

TelephoneNew Brighton: (03) 382 8278 or City: (03) 366 6870
Fax(03) 341 7586
Email
Modified13 June 2016

North Canterbury based Charitable Trust that provides free support services to families and communities across the Waimakariri and Hurunui Districts, with offices in Kaiapoi and Rangiora. Services include: Youth alcohol and drug service Schools atten ...

Address
29 High Street - Level 1,
Rangiora,
7440

Telephone03 310 6375
Fax03 310 6376
Email
Modified17 September 2017

HealthInfo is a health information website, provided by the Canterbury District Health Board. The information on HealthInfo has been written and approved by local doctors, practice nurses, hospital clinicians, and other healthcare professionals, and is sp ...

Address
Christchurch

Modified17 September 2017

Healthline is a free telephone advice service available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, staffed by registered nurses. Healthline is available for all, from the newborn to the elderly, and is accessible from either a landline or a cell phone.

Telephone0800 611 116
Modified15 June 2016

A weekend social drop-in centre for mental health service users located in the city centre. A variety of recreational activities including pool, library, computers and board games. Free membership. Hours;  Friday to Sunday (inclusive) 12.00pm to 4.0 ...

Address
826 Colombo Street,
Christchurch,
8244

Telephone03 379 9228
Email
Modified10 July 2016

Intentional Peer support: One-to-one meetings using Intentional Peer Support, for people who are experiencing mental distress, dependence/addiction issues, and/or mental illness. Peer Recovery Groups: Fortnightly evening groups in 12-session blocks using ...

Address
826 Colombo Street (cnr Peterborough),
Christchurch,
8244

Telephone(03) 365 9479
Fax(03) 366 8276
Email
Modified17 September 2017

A Life Worth Living: The Team at Mind and Body Consultants believe that all people have the potential to have a life worth living. For people with experience of mental illness, we call this recovery. Recovery is not just managing your mental illness; it i ...

Address
8 Kennedy Place, Hillsborough,
Christchurch,
8142

Telephone(03) 377 1818
Email
Modified14 June 2016

This service is free, confidential and independent. Advocates can help you to know your rights under the Code of Health and Disability. Consumer Rights: to talk over your options ie: letter writing, meeting with provider or agreed option to ass ...

Address
Christchurch,
8140

Telephone(03) 377 7501
Email
Modified17 September 2017

We stock a full range of injecting equipment and offer the national 'one for one' service. We sell safer sex supplies and provide referrals to various community agencies. We provide equipment around safer injecting and blood borne virii. Hours: Tuesday ...

Address
Community House Mid Canterbury, 122 Tancred St,
Ashburton,
7700

Telephone(03) 308 1237
Fax(03) 308 1237
Email
Modified10 July 2016

If you or someone you care about has been at risk of HIV, reach out to one of our team at New Zealand Aids Foundation (NZAF) Health Services. Our counselling services are available to anyone living or affected by HIV, regardless of gender, ethnicity, age ...

Address
185 Peterborough Street,
Christchurch,
8013

Telephone(03) 379 1953
Email
Modified10 July 2016

We are a division of Pegasus Health (Charitable) Limited, open 24 hours every day of the year providing accident and medical care. We provide specialist led fracture clinics. On-site x-ray, pharmacy and blood tests. After hours home visit service also pro ...

Address
401 Madras Street,
Christchurch,
8140

Telephone03 365 7777
Fax03 365 3425
Modified17 September 2017

Pillars provide services to individuals and families that are affected by imprisonment including: Nationwide Helpline 0508 PILLARS (0800 745 527) Long term intensive homebased social work support Children of prisoners mentoring programme Information ...

Address
136 Springfield Road, St Albans,
Christchurch,
8143

Telephone(03) 377 3990
Fax(03) 377 3991
Email
Modified15 June 2016

The Pink Pages is a gay, lesbian, bisexual, intersexual and transgendered directory of queer and queer friendly services available in Otautahi Christchurch.

Address
Community and Public Health,
Christchurch,
8140

Email
Modified15 June 2016

PlunketLine is a toll-free parent helpline and advice service available to all families, whānau and caregivers 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Calls are free from cellphones and you don’t have to be registered with Plunket to access or use PlunketLine ...

Address
Christchurch

Telephone0800 933 922
Modified15 June 2016