RESOURCES: Regional




The following agencies provide regional service delivery to support best practice in the School Based Health Service. Where possible telephone contact details and physical address is posted and web address if available.


This page will be built on over future months, and in no way reflect a comprehensive list of services or agencies available. If you have service to add/recommend, please forward information HERE


ABUSE

Te Puaruruhau

The child and adolescent abuse assessment team. Te Puaruruhau will promote the well-being and safety of children and young people who are at risk of abuse and neglect. They:
• Provide a multidisciplinary assessment and intervention to children and young people and their whanua/family
• Advocate for the welfare of children and young people
• Provide a service based on a bicultural partnership in accordance with the Tiriti o Waitangi (Treaty of Waitangi)
• Support continuous improvement of quality practice nation-wide by providing specialist training and education, professional support, consultancy and research HERE

Located at:
Ground Floor
PUAWAITAHI
99 Grafton Road, Grafton
phone (09) 307 2860


ALCOHOL & OTHER DRUGS (AOD)

Odyssey House

A residential drug and alcohol treatment centre for all ages.
390 Mt Eden Road, Auckland
phone (09) 623 1447
website HERE

Community Alcohol & Drug (CADS)


Our youth-orientated service provides information, support and counselling for young people aged 13 - 20 and their family/whānau.

We are a mobile community service and travel to see young people in an environment most suitable for them, such as at school or at work. We see a wide range of young people with concerns about their alcohol or drug use including young people with co-existing mental health concerns and those with same sex attraction issues. We liaise with other agencies who are dealing with young people at risk from alcohol or drug related harm providing information and advice.

For access to our service, phone (09) 845 1818 or website HERE

CAD'S flyer - Altered High Youth Service HERE

CAD's flyer - Drugs and Drinking Out of Control? HERE


MENTAL HEALTH

Child and Family Unit (Starship)

CFU is the inpatient facility for the upper region of the North Island (North of and including Taranaki through to Cape Reinga) for adolescents aged from 13 - 18 with significant mental health concerns or suspected mental illness HERE

Eating Disorder Specialists HERE
EDEN - Eating Difficulties Education Network HERE


SEXUAL HEALTH

Auckland Sexual Health Service

Specialises in everything to do with sex. The service is:
• free
• confidential
• sensitive
• holistic (we care about all of you, not just your 'bits')
No matter what gender you are, what you believe, your ethnicity, what sexual preferences you have, we think you have the right to explore your sexuality in a safe, healthy, informed way HERE

Family Planning

• Family Planning works to promote a positive view of sexuality and to enable people to make informed choices about their sexual and reproductive health and well-being.
• Family Planning provides sexual and reproductive health information, clinical services, education, training and research.
• Services include - contraception, STI checks, menopause, talking to your children about sexuality, educational resources, vasectomy, PMS, adolescent sexuality, pregnancy and many others HERE

Epsom Day Unit

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• Termination (abortion) services including assessment, counselling & medical services.
3rd floor
Gynaecology Block
Greenland Clinical Centre,
Greenland Road West
(09) 631 0740 HERE or HERE


Procare U22 Sexual Health Programme for Young People HERE

Reviewed March 2012
Updated April 2017

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