CADS is now at Alert Level 1. For information about how our services are operating click on the link below




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When you're ready

With our support you can develop a plan. This plan may include attending a group, counselling, reading some information or accessing one of our specialist services. In short we can help you make the changes you want to make.

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Concerned about someone?

If you are worried about someone else’s alcohol or drug use we offer special groups and information evenings as well as individual counselling. Share and learn with others about dependency, substances, boundaries and useful coping strategies.

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Cultural services

Te Atea Marino (Maori service) and Tupu (Pacific service) and the Asian service offer culturally appropriate counselling, groups, support and consultation options. Translators are available on request.

Alcohol Drug Helpline

The alcohol drug telephone helpline is only a call away. Call 0800 787 797 or text 8681 to speak with a trained counsellor 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. All calls are free and confidential.

CADS, AOTS, Tupu & Te Atea Marino South are on the move!

From 2nd August 2021 our walk-in clinics, booked appointments and some daytime groups will be temporarily based at 12 Waddon Place Mangere

Evening groups will be held at Manukau Institute of Technology (cnr of Manukau Station Rd and Davies Ave, Manukau)

We appreciate this is a significant change for everyone and hope to make this change as easy as possible. If you have any questions please speak to your counsellor, group facilitator or key worker or phone us on 09 263 2000