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Youth Information - Southland

A wide range of specialist mental health and alcohol and drug services and resources are available to young people in Southland. These services are delivered by the Southern DHB’s Mental Health and Addictions Service and a range of other contracted providers (Non-Government Organisations) who deliver specialist services in the community.

Services for young people in Southland include:

  • Adventure Development Ltd
  • Brief Intervention Service (GPs)
  • Mirror Counselling (Dunedin)
  • Nga Kete Matauranga Poumanu Trust
  • Number 10
  • Pact Youth South
  • Public Health South
  • Southern DHB Child Adolescent and Family Services (Gore, Wakatipu and Invercargill)
  • Supporting Families Southland

Information about these services can be found on this website. If you would like to know what other services are available for young people in Southland see the attached copy of the 2014-15 Southland Youth Directory (850 KB).

Young people in Southland are also able to receive free health advice and treatment at Number 10. Based in Invercargill, Number 10 provides mental health and general health services to anyone aged 10-24. For more information phone (03) 214 1013 or visit their website www.number10.org.nz.

For information about Youth Services available in Otago, see the 2014-15 Otago Youth Directory.