COVID-19 Level 1

Our doors are open during Level 1 and you are welcome to visit any of our units. Please stay home if you are feeling unwell and seek advice from Healthline on 0800 611 116. Remember to let us know if you are unable to attend an appointment or group. Ph CADS on 09 845 1818




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Tis the Season: staying safe and reducing harms

Ways to stay safe and reduce the harms associated with alcohol and other drug use over the holiday season.


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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.