Information Providers

Confidential information, advice and referral service for people with questions about their own or someone elses drinking or drug use. Callers can access brief interventions while those needing ongoing counselling are referred to appropriate local service ...

Address
Auckland,
1010

Telephone0800 787 797
Email
Modified13 June 2016

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

We are a social-work based peer support organisation for people affected by Asperger Syndrome. We provide Peer support, social work services, advocacy, counselling and information; preparation for employment, workplace staff training and mentoring; advoc ...

Address
2a MacMillan Ave,
Christchurch,
8023

Telephone(03) 337 6337 or (03) 337 2008
Email
Modified24 May 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

Attitude provides a variety of life skills programmes to high schools throughout New Zealand. All information on presentations and resources can be found on their website. Attitude is the youth education division of The Parenting Place.

Address
76 Peterborough Street,
Christchurch,
8013

Telephone(03) 379 6052
Email
Modified23 May 2017

We provide support to families, carers and professionals who have, or work with, children or adults with Autistic Spectrum Disorders. Services Include: Support group meetings in Christchurch, Darfield, and Timaru Social Activities Newsletters Works ...

Address
250 Westminster Street, Mairehau,
Christchurch,
8149

Telephone(03) 343 2225
Email
Modified18 June 2017

Awareness is an independent group of people withpersonal experience of mental illness, distress or addictionwho want to make a difference to the way mental health services and society treat people with lived experience. We meet on the second Monday of th ...

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

Telephone03 366 8288
Fax03 366 8276
Email
Modified17 September 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

Our aim is to achieve the best possible health status for our population, working within accepted policy settings and available resources. An important element is to reduce health inequalities within our population by targeting those with special needs, a ...

Address
88C Edgeware Road, St Albans,
Christchurch,
8143

Telephone03 374 6288
Fax(03) 974 9854
Email
Modified17 September 2017

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

Public health information, advice and support to the Canterbury community. Hours: Monday to Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm

Address
310 Manchester Street,
Christchurch,
8140

Telephone(03) 364 1777
Fax(03) 379 6125
Modified13 June 2016

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

John Kavermann coordinates the provision of consumer input and advice to all the Specialist Mental Health Services with particular emphasis on policy and planning, service development and delivery, and evaluation. John, along with other members of the tea ...

Address
Christchurch

Telephone(03) 337 7969 ext 33501
Email
Modified11 July 2016

We aim to support children with DCD/Developmental Dyspraxia by supporting families and caregivers. The services we offer include: An advisory and support service for parents, caregivers, schools and professionals Funlink Playgroup for primary aged ch ...

Address
Old Kendall School site, Room 10, 53 Kendall Ave, Burnside,
Christchurch,
8543

Telephone(03) 358 3249
Email
Modified30 May 2017

We provide a variety of services to anyone affected by a loved one's addiction. This ranges from one on one counselling, support and education through to intensive outpatient programmes. Our staff consists of trained and experienced consumers, providing ...

Address
6 Wilsons Road, St Martins,
Christchurch,
8022

Telephone(03) 981 1093
Email
Modified14 June 2016

Support for those worried about gambling or the gambling of others – available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. You can talk also chat to counsellors for free any time – click the chat button on www.gamblinghelpline.co.nz

Telephone0800 654 655
Fax(09) 909 8775
Email
Modified18 June 2017

From 1 July 2012, the Health Promotion Agency (HPA) took over the functions of ALAC, the Health Sponsorship Council (HSC) and some programmes previously delivered by the Ministry of Health. Our vision is to inspire all New Zealanders to lead healthier liv ...

Address
Level 1, BNZ Centre, 20 Hereford St,
Christchurch,
8140

Telephone0508 258 258
Email
Modified01 June 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